1. When should you end a conversation? Probably sooner than you think  Science Magazine
  2. People Literally Don't Know When to Shut Up—or Keep Talking, Science Confirms  Scientific American
  3. Conversations go on too long because people are too polite to end them  New Scientist
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Study finds most chats don’t end when people want them toStudy finds most chats don’t end when people want them to

When should you end a conversation? Probably sooner than you think | Science | AAAS

We are really bad at navigating a key transition point during one of the most basic social interactionsWe are really bad at navigating a key transition point during one of the most basic social interactions

People Literally Don't Know When to Shut Up--or Keep Talking, Science Confirms - Scientific American

People mask how they feel about an ongoing conversation and leave others unsure of whether to stop talking, so dialogues can carry on longer than desired, according to a study in the USPeople mask how they feel about an ongoing conversation and leave others unsure of whether to stop talking, so dialogues can carry on longer than desired, according to a study in the US

Conversations go on too long because people are too polite to end them | New Scientist