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Was pleased to speak to the linguists at the University of Lisbon Faculty of Letters yesterday. Great audience & insightful questions. Thx! — 30 weeks 5 days ago
My father often retold a story about an editor he knew named "Edward". The writers around him would often try to sa… https://t.co/33Vj7A9lqe33 weeks 1 day ago
My alter ego I suppose? — 36 weeks 1 hour ago
"Josef Frueh". Is that you? https://t.co/yzNXhg9hPb36 weeks 2 hours ago
RT : actually that's a real thing lots of languages do, it's called a filled pause and it exists for the exact reason you said — 37 weeks 6 days ago
RT : Updated Bibliography my latest publications on DIAL here https://t.co/lbZt85FbsR38 weeks 4 days ago
RT : Autistic children use fillers (um, uh, hmm...) at a lower rate than typical children https://t.co/JD7w7lVY54 speech disfluency study, free — 38 weeks 5 days ago
RT : Ironic sentence of the day: "Active voice is preferred." — 38 weeks 6 days ago
RT : Great opportunity for outstanding corpus linguists https://t.co/cVJMuNrRFu40 weeks 3 days ago
RT : I see the NYT has been at it again with a dumb piece abt 'filler words'. Here's a corrective. https://t.co/ZqA4gbtXbE41 weeks 1 day ago
RT : Learning a modern language vs learning an ancient language. https://t.co/WquR1DRiDj41 weeks 1 day ago
RT : Filled pauses can be v. informative for speech & tasks, which people miss if they remove them as pre-process step. — 41 weeks 5 days ago
It's already the last day of . The time has gone so fast! Looking forward to today's plenary and talks. — 42 weeks 4 days ago
First day of at Louvain-la-Neuve was great. Day 2 starts soon. Lookin' at the schedule - Many great talks - can't decide... — 42 weeks 5 days ago