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<Pause> verb waits silently for a number of seconds.
<Pause> verb supports the following attributes that modify its behavior:
|Attribute Name||Allowed Values||Default Value|
|length||integer > 0||1 second|
The length attribute specifies how many seconds Twilio will wait silently.
<Pause> does not have any expected "noun" body values.
<Pause> verb can be nested in the following elements
The following verbs can be nested within
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" ?> <Response> <Say>I will pause 10 seconds starting now!</Say> <Pause length="10"/> <Say>I just paused 10 seconds</Say> </Response>
This example demonstrates using
<Pause> to wait between two Say verbs.