Skip to main content

Table 4 Penultimate and final stress: Main effect and contrasts depending on the identity of the word pair presented.

From: Neuro-cognitive foundations of word stress processing - evidence from fMRI

Contrast Brain region (BA) MNI (x, y, z) Cluster size z value
Stress pattern: LH superior temporal gyrus (BA 22) -48 -20 8 261 6.49
Penultimate - final stress* RH superior temporal gyrus (BA 22) 63 -25 0 231 6.36
  LH putamen -23 5 3 72 6.13
  RH putamen 25 0 5 20 5.67
  RH insula lobe 30 25 3 33 5.79
  LH insula lobe -30 20 3 23 5.66
  LH supplementary motor area (BA 6) -3 0 65 86 6.31
  RH cerebellum 28 -63 -25 32 6.55
  LH cerebellum -28 -68 -25 50 6.02
  LH cerebellum 3 -63 -25 18 5.87
Stress in identical pairs: LH superior temporal gyrus (BA 22) -55 -25 8 192 4.73
Penultimate - final RH superior temporal gyrus (BA 22) 65 -20 3 208 5.80
Stress in non-identical pairs: LH superior temporal gyrus (BA 22) -50 -18 5 23 4.10
Penultimate - final       
  1. * p < .05, FWE-corrected; p < .001, uncorrected; cluster size = 12 voxels; masks were created at uncorrected p < .05; MNI: Montreal Neurological Institute coordinates.