If you're like me, you've probably not heard of a speech disfluency until now, however, again like me, I'm sure it is a habit you have unknowingly adopted in your everyday Disfluency: A speech disfluency, also spelled speech dysfluency, is any of various breaks, irregularities (within the English language), or non-lexical vocables that occurs within the flow of otherwise fluent speech In simple terms, a speech disfluency is any interruption in the normal flow of speech Most commonly, or at least in my experience, these are sounds such as 'um,' 'like' or 'ah' and, unofficially, represent a break in conversation Some of us are most in tune with this when we are nervous,

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