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I was wondering how would you express pausing to think in Japanese. So for example in English it would us be said as "hmmmm...".

I believe あのう。。。 can be used but are there anymore ways to do so?

I hope my question is clear. Thanks.

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あー、うーむ、うーん、うーんと、えー、えーっと、えーと、そのう、ふうむ、んー, etc.

I am sure there are more.

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Exactly what I was looking for, thank you! –  KevinAdu Dec 12 '13 at 0:58
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