Formulaic language in dementias

This project, funded by the Alzheimer's Society, with support from Celesio UK, investigates reliance on common expressions in people with dementia and its consequences for everyday communication.




University College London

project started

January 2017

core Team

Prof. Rosemary Varley (PI)
Dr. Vitor Zimmerer (CI)
Dr. Suzanne Beeke
Prof. Jason Warren


+ Publications (click to expand)

Zimmerer, V., Wibrow, M., Varley, R. (2016). Formulaic language in people with probable Alzheimer's Disease: a frequency-based approach. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 53, 1145-1160.