Table 2.

Summary of activations

BA 22/21BA 44/45BA37BA47BA 9/46BA 7BA 6
 LI (1)BA380m000B0Bbm0
 BA (1)BbB0BBBbBBbb
 RE (2)00Bb0mB0BBB0
 YE (2)00B00BBbBBB0
 EL (1)00BeB0B0B0b0
 LN (1)B0B0BBBbBbB0
 LA (1)00Be0BBbBbB0
 SI (1)00B00BBbB0b0
 SO (1)B0B0BbBbBBBb
 ME (2)00B0B0BBBBb0
 SK (2)BA380Bb0BBbBBBb
 JA (2)00Bb0bBbBBB0
 LZ (2)00bb0bbbBBbb
 HU (2)00BbB0BbBBBB
 YA (2)00B00bBbBBbb
 JI (2)00B000BeBb00
 GU (2)00BbB0BbBBbb
 ZH (2)bbBb00BbBBBb
 ZN (2)00B000BBBBbb
 JU (2)00BB00BbBBBB
 DA (2)00B000B0BBb0
  • B, Activation in both languages; b, minor activation in both languages; e and m, minor activations seen with either English or Mandarin, respectively. BA 22/21. Activations involving the posterior superior temporal gyrus and the middle temporal gyrus; BA 38, anterior temporal pole; BA 37, basal temporal language area; BA 47, inferior and anterior portions of the inferior frontal gyrus; BA 44/45, inferior frontal gyrus; BA 9/46, dorsolateral prefrontal cortex; BA 6, premotor cortex.