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And the computer-obsessed tend to say: “Loading more content...” However, due to the little time a filler is given, it usually sounds like “lo”, or in extreme cases, “loading”.
Um, I always call it like uh annoying.
In South Africa, and I believe in the USA also, the term "Word Whiskers" is applied to such (guess) Speech Disfluencies!
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