Unnecessary Words in Speach

Unnecessary Words in Speach

“You know..” There are many words which we use unnecessarily.

We use them subconsciously without realising:

  • How frequently we use them
  • How they add nothing to the conversation
  • And how they can irritate people.
  • How they can sound condescending

A common example is adding ‘you know’ to the start of sentences. ‘You know, people speak too much.’

Examples of Unnecessary Words

  • Actually,
  • I mean
  • Well,

All these words can also convey a kind of condescension.

I am making a big effort to remove these unnecessary words. Speak less, say more. Silence is good.

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