Chatting, blabbering, giggling and gossiping are all considered the adjectives attached to the fairer sex. In 2006, Louann Brizendine, founder, and director of the University of California, San Francisco’s Women’s Mood and Hormone Clinic, published The Female Brain, in which he claims the facts about women are chatterboxes. It is not that we have not known this before.
Survey to solve the myth or truth question.
He in his article mentioned that women are talkative to the level of speaking an average of 20,000 words per day, which is nearly three times more than the 7,000 words spoken by men. A new study was then undertaken by James Pennebaker, who was the chair Person of the University of Texas at Austin’s department of psychology.
He says that it is skeptical of the other stats when he saw them quoted in an interview with Brizendine in the magazine – The New York Times. He quoted in the same saying – “I read that and I knew it couldn’t be true simply because we’ve run too many studies,” he says, “it just didn’t make sense.”
Read More: Ways to practice self-care all by yourself
In contrary to the normal belief that women speak more words at a faster speed than men, a man named John Moschitta Jr., also known as “Motormouth” John Moschitta was known to be the fastest speaking man on the earth. He was also title by names like “motor mouth” and “Micro Machine Man”. He also holds a Guinness Book of World Records for the same with the capability to speak 586 words per minute. So, how women speak more than men?