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Words, Where Are You?

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Language > Verbal Memory

Words, Where Are You?

In this exercise, the user must memorize words and their locations on the grid and then recall them. 

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This exercise engages the user’s verbal, visual, and spatial memory skills. Our left hemisphere has distinct language areas responsible for language production and comprehension, and the hippocampus is involved in spatial memory. The hippocampus connects the two brain regions responsible for word recognition and spatial memory.

Individuals use these skills when remembering the names of streets on a map or recalling the names of different countries on a map. Individuals utilize these skills, especially when discussing the places they visit or the streets around them. 

You can modify:

  • The type of word list (same category or without connections)
  • The number of words (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, or 10)
  • The size of the grid (2×2, 3×2, 3×3, 3×4, 4×4, 4×5, or 5×5)
  • The modalities of the words presentation (one after another, at the same time, or one by one)
  • The memorization time per word (unlimited, 6, or 4 seconds)
  • The type of help (squares and words, squares selected, words selected, or no selection)

The response time in the recall stage is unlimited.

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