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Table 5 The twelve pseudowords used as stimuli and the respective test stimuli, with the irrelevant words that were presented during the retention interval. Phonetic transcriptions are provided below the stimuli. The test stimulus could be the same as the memorized one, or the consonant of the central syllable was changed in the “different” trials

From: Irrelevant sound interference on phonological and tonal working memory in musicians and nonmusicians

Stimulus Sequence of irrelevant stimuli Test Type
BEMACUTEZAPIRRE bemakutezapirə mola mɔlɐ calça kaʊsɐ milho miʎʊ alho aʎʊ BEMACUBEZAPIRRE bemakubezapirə Different
CAZEMOGUEDOLINE kazemɔgedolinə pato patʊ casa kazɐ bico bikʊ porta portɐ CAZEMOTEDOLINE kazemɔtedolinə Different
MAFIZUQUEBANICA mafizukebɑ̃nikɐ sala salɐ anel anɛʊ fita fitɐ moça mosɐ MAFIZUDEBANICA mafizudebɑ̃nikɐ Different
SAMOTEBUCADILA sɑ̃mɔtebukad͡ʒilɐ perna pɛɾnɐ lama lɑ̃mɐ lenço lensʊ pote pɔt͡ʃɪ SAMOTETUCADILA sɑ̃mɔtetukad͡ʒilɐ Different
SICAJEDAZUTAGA sikaʒedazutagɐ olho oʎʊ carne karnə cama kɑ̃mɐ vaso vasʊ SICAJEPAZUTAGA sikaʒepazutagɐ Different
XIDESSAPEGAVUBA ʃidesapegavubɐ perna pɛrnɐ mesa mesɐ chave ʃavɪ pinça pinsɐ XIDESSADEGAVUBA ʃidesadegavubɐ Different
LAXIFOTARRISSABA laʃifotarisabɐ copo kɔpʊ lapis lapis galo galʊ rato ħatʊ LAXIFOTARRISSABA laʃifotarisabɐ Same
MEGORUGASSALOVA meɢoɾugasalovɐ cola kɔlɐ moto mɔtʊ disco diskʊ ponta pontɐ MEGORUGASSALOVA meɢoɾugasalovɐ Same
PATELACORRUBEZI patelakorubɛzɪ boca bokɐ lata latɐ vara varɐ peixe peɪʃɪ PATELACORRUBEZI patelakorubɛzɪ Same
TORROVEPOLASSEPA torovɛpolasepɐ mula mulɐ loja lɔʒɐ foto fɔtʊ colar kolaɾ TORROVEPOLASSEPA torovɛpolasepɐ Same
TOVEGUBASSARIFA tovegubasaɾifɐ mala malɐ prato pɾatʊ chapa ʃapɐ maçã masɑ̃ TOVEGUBASSARIFA tovegubasaɾifɐ Same
ZICANEPEFOTAVI zikanepefotavɪ chapéu ʃapɛʊ sapo sapʊ capa kapɐ sela sɛlɐ ZICANEPEFOTAVI zikanepefotavɪ Same
  1. Note. Consonants that changed from the original stimulus (in italics) are indicated in bold in the test stimulus