The processing of inﬂected forms. [Commentary on H. Clahsen: Lexical entries and rules of language.]
Clifton, Jr., C., Cutler, A., McQueen, J. M., & Van Ooijen, B.
The processing of inﬂected forms. [Commentary on H. Clahsen: Lexical entries and rules of language.]. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 22
Clashen proposes two distinct processing routes, for regularly and irregularly inflected forms, respectively, and thus is apparently making a psychological claim. We argue his position, which embodies a strictly linguistic perspective, does not constitute a psychological processing model.