People Are Shocked to Discover Not Everyone Has an Inner Monologue


Have you ever had a conversation with yourself, one that took place inside your head? If so, you are one of many that have an inner monologue—or inner voice—that narrates your thoughts throughout the day. But did you know that many people have no such inner dialogue? While that might seem strange to some, it’s equally odd for someone who doesn’t have an inner monologue to imagine how that manifests itself.

The topic of inner speech has caused a stir on Twitter after the user KylePlantEmoji  put out his own observation on the matter. “Fun fact: some people have an internal narrative and some don’t,” he tweeted. “As in, some people’s thoughts are like sentences they ‘hear’, and some people just have abstract non-verbal thoughts, and have to consciously verbalize them And most people aren’t aware of the other type of person.”[…]

Read more: People Are Shocked to Discover Not Everyone Has an Inner Monologue

About agogo22

Director of Manchester School of Samba at http://www.sambaman.org.uk
This entry was posted in Language and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

3 Responses to People Are Shocked to Discover Not Everyone Has an Inner Monologue

  1. I have both kinds of thoughts, verbal and abstract … at least I think so …

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.