'Tip-of-the-tongue' moments less likely in fitter older people

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Dr Katrien Segaert, Lecturer in the School of Psychology, describes in The Conversation her research showing that fitter older people are less likely to have "It's on the tip-of-my-tongue" moments than less fit older people.

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Dr Segaert says, "My research focuses on sentence level language processing, mostly syntactic and semantic processing. I am especially interested in how these core language processes work, how the workings change throughout the lifespan, and how they are instantiated in the brain."