The Brain creates order even in foreign languages

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Davide
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The Brain creates order even in foreign languages

Post by Davide » Sat Apr 30, 2011 9:11 pm

I don't know how many native English speakers have seen those texts where all the letters apart from the first and last are jumbled up as an illustration of how the brain is still able to process the words intelligibly. I found this short text in Italian which does exactly the same thing, and I was pleasantly surprised at how easy it was to read. Give it a try :-)


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Secnodo un pfrosseore dlel'Unviesrita' di Cmabrdige,

non imorpta in che oridne apapaino le letetre in una paolra,

l'uinca csoa imnorptate e' che la pimra e la ulimta letetra

sinao nel ptoso gituso. Il riustlato puo' serbmare mloto

cnofsuo e noonstatne ttuto si puo' legerge sezna mloti

prleobmi. Qesuto si dvee al ftato che la mtene uanma non

lgege ongi ltetera una ad una, ma la paolra nel suo isineme.

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Post by Peter » Sat Apr 30, 2011 9:24 pm

It's the first time I've seen this in Italian, but yes, it is easy to read - even for this old codger!! :lol:

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Post by coffeecup » Sun May 01, 2011 9:04 am

I knew about that in English, but WHOA THAT'S SO COOL!!!! :D :D :D
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Post by Pietru » Sun May 01, 2011 9:35 pm

I am one of those people that finds it difficult to read that as I process every single letter in the word .

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