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Table 1 The mean similarity scores on an eight-point scale

From: Missing phonemes are perceptually restored but differently by native and non-native listeners

  Words Non-words Marginal mean
NS
Added
 Nasal 7.01 6.81 6.91
 Liquid 6.89 6.67 6.78
 Marginal mean 6.95 6.74  
Replaced
 Nasal 6.32 6.09 6.21
 Liquid 6.14 5.51 5.83
 Marginal mean 6.23 5.80  
NNS
Added
 Nasal 6.36 6.44 6.40
 Liquid 6.18 6.19 6.18
 Marginal mean 6.27 6.32  
Replaced
 Nasal 5.85 5.84 5.85
 Liquid 5.41 5.29 5.35
 Marginal mean 5.63 5.57  
  1. NS native speakers of English, NNS non-native speakers of English (Japanese native speakers of English who spoke English as a second language