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Expressing WorryPlay
Often used when the speaker is preoccupied or anxious about an issue. SlidePacing the room, she muttered about the test results.
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Subdued ComplainingPlay
Indicates a speaker's dissatisfaction without directly confronting the issue. SlideHe muttered about the cold coffee, but drank it anyway.
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Private UtterancePlay
Used for speaking to oneself or in such a way that others are not meant to hear. SlideHe constantly muttered to himself while he worked on the complicated problem.