Can orthographic rimes facilitate naming?

  title={Can orthographic rimes facilitate naming?},
  author={Marie Montant and Johannes C. Ziegler},
  journal={Psychonomic bulletin & review},
  volume={8 2},
Although the orthographic rime (body) is thought to play an important role in reading English, previous priming experiments found little or no evidence for facilitatory body-priming effects in the naming task. That is, hose primes NOSE no better than does a completely unrelated prime. In the present study, the hypothesis that facilitatory body-priming effects are typically masked by strong inhibitory onset effects was investigated. It was shown that when the onset of a prime was removed… CONTINUE READING