SENSORY APROSODIA By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 an inability to understand inflection of language through emotion. Compare motor aprosodia. SENSORY APROSODIA: "Sensory aprosodia is the inability to understand the emotional inflections we use in language." Related Psychology Terms APROSODIA NUMBER PURE WORD DEAFNESS IRREGULAR AFFIXATION SOURCE LANGUAGE TARGET LANGUAGE GAMMA EFFERENT NEURON ISOLATING LANGUAGE TRANSLATION AND BACK-TRANSLATION Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SENSORY APROSODIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sensory-aprosodia/ (accessed February 20, 2020).