Yes and no. If I'm trying to apply myself fully to the training, I don't necessarily want to spend the energy evaluating my partner's comments. My partner is generally welcome to comment afterward, but while we are training, I would rather train, and concentrate on that.
Who allocates your energy? You or someone else?
Make no mistake; I sometimes want verbal feedback. I certainly have benefitted from it. And I know how to ask for it when I want it.
Do you know how to ignore it when you do not want it?
Since I can ask for verbal feedback if I want it, by *not* commenting, my partner frees me to work on the non-verbal level.
You are free regardless. Sorry, but the prison is your mind, pal.
When I practice with others who are in this same trap, I usually keep my mouth shut. Do not mistake this for the proper training method. This is giving a handicap to a beginner.