How To Stop Using Filler WordsEpisode 7
We need to talk about Filler Words
Ever get stuck, mid sentence, looking for the words or ideas that you need?
Um, ah, yeah, it’s kind of like, the thing is, what I’m trying to say is…
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How To stop Using Filler WordsEpisode 7
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Tayrani, M., Esposito, A. & Vinciarelli, A. (2019). What an “Ehm” Leaks About You: Mapping Fillers into Personality Traits with Quantum Evolutionary Feature Selection Algorithms. IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing. PP. 1-1. doi: 10.1109/TAFFC.2019.2930695.
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