Vowel Mutability: The Case of Monolingual Spanish …

ABSTRACT. Do consonants and vowels differ in their influence on lexical access to spoken words.? Van Ooijen (1996) introduced a new task, the word reconstruction task, for exploring this question. Participants are presented a spoken non-word that can be altered to a word by changing either one vowel or one consonant. Van Ooijen found that participants made more errors in the consonant-change…


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