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Table 1 Amplitude (in μV ± s.e.m.) of the N1, P2 and N1-P2 components for each syllable and condition (Cz location). Bold values correspond to the crucial syllable-position for the initial, medial, and final Stress-conditions.

From: Beneficial effects of word final stress in segmenting a new language: evidence from ERPs

  Syllable-position
Stress condition 1st syllable 2nd syllable 3rd syllable
  μV ± s.e.m. μV ± s.e.m. μV ± s.e.m.
N1    
initial -0.86 ± 0.17 -0.68 ± 0.15 -0.67 ± 0.15
medial -0.87 ± 0.13 -1.15 ± 0.20 -0.87 ± 0.14
final -0.47 ± 0.14 -0.89 ± 0.14 -0.84 ± 0.13
P2    
initial 0.40 ± 0.16 0.22 ± 0.15 0.14 ± 0.09
medial 0.04 ± 0.13 -0.29 ± 0.18 0.17 ± 0.10
final 0.28 ± 0.18 -0.04 ± 0.12 0.29 ± 0.09
N1-P2    
initial 1.26 ± 0.16 0.90 ± 0.10 0.81 ± 0.12
medial 0.91 ± 0.15 0.87 ± 0.16 1.04 ± 0.11
final 0.76 ± 0.12 0.86 ± 0.12 1.13 ± 0.14