So, Um, How Do You, Like, Stop Using Filler Words?

So, Um, How Do You, Like, Stop Using Filler Words?

This New York Times article gives all sorts of hints, tips, and history about filler words–our favorite friends!

“If no one has come up with it yet, maybe we need an app that would shock you whenever it hears you say ‘like.’ Or hire a friend to punch you whenever you say it.”

Emily Tucker Prud’hommeaux, assistant professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology