A Way with Words — language, linguistics, and callers from all over

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A fun weekly radio show about language seen through culture, history, and family. Co-hosts Martha Barnette and Grant Barrett talk with callers who have questions and stories about linguistics, old sayings, word histories, etymology, regional dialects, slang, new words, word play, word games, grammar, family expressions, books, literature, writing, and more. Your language questions: https://waywordradio.org/contact or words@waywordradio.org. Call toll-free *any* time in the U.S. and Canada at 1 (877) 929-9673. From elsewhere in the world: +1 619 800 4443. All past shows are free: https://waywordradio.org/. On Twitter at https://twitter.com/wayword.

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A Way with Words — language, linguistics, and callers from all over

Martha Barnette and Grant Barrett, produced by Stefanie Levine
1 Hot Dog, Cold Turkey (Rebroadcast) - 10 June 20192019-06-10 06:59:00
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2 Abso-Bloomin-Lutely - 3 June 20192019-06-03 06:59:00
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3 Skedaddle (Rebroadcast) - 27 May 20192019-05-27 06:59:00
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4 Coast is Clear (Rebroadcast) - 20 May 20192019-05-20 06:59:00
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5 Niblings and Nieflings - 13 May 20192019-05-13 13:03:46
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6 Gone to Seed (Rebroadcast) - 6 May 20192019-05-06 06:59:00
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7 Kite in a Phonebooth - 29 April 20192019-04-29 06:59:00
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8 Hell's Half Acre (Rebroadcast) - 22 April 20192019-04-22 06:59:00
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9 Steamed Bun (Rebroadcast) - 15 April 20192019-04-15 06:59:00
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10 Kids Are Asking - 11 April 20192019-04-11 22:44:29
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11 Strawberry Moon - 8 April 20192019-04-08 06:59:00
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12 Charismatic Megafauna (Rebroadcast) - 1 April 20192019-04-01 06:59:00
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13 Spill the Tea - 25 March 20192019-03-25 06:59:00
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14 Knuckle Down (Rebroadcast) - 18 March 20192019-03-18 06:59:00
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15 Dirty Laundry - 11 March 20192019-03-11 06:59:00
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16 Lie Like A Rug (Rebroadcast) - 4 March 20192019-03-04 07:59:00
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17 Keep Your Powder Dry - 25 February 20192019-02-25 07:59:00
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18 One Armed Paper Hanger - 18 February 20192019-02-18 07:59:00
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19 Hair on Your Tongue - 11 February 20192019-02-11 07:59:00
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20 Train of Thought - 4 February 20192019-02-04 07:59:00
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