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Experiment Author: Adapted from STEP and used with permission of Brian MacWhinney
The experiment presents words written in different colors. The experiment instructs participants to say the color of the word as quickly as possible, then press the space bar once the word is spoken.
There are 2 parts to the experiment. For the first part, participants say the color of the word in English, but the stimuli may be in French or English. For the second part, participants say the color of the word in French, but the stimuli may be in French or English. After a block of practice trials, participants have two blocks of critical trials. One is in English, the other in French.