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. Email your language questions to words@waywordradio.org or call with your questions 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: http://waywordradio.org/. On Twitter at http://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
21 Sweet Dreams (Rebroadcast) - 24 September 20182018-09-24 19:16:40
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22 Gangbusters (Rebroadcast) - 17 September 20182018-09-17 06:59:00
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23 XYZ PDQ (Rebroadcast) - 10 September 20182018-09-10 06:59:00
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24 Hang a Ralph (Rebroadcast) - 3 September 20182018-09-03 06:59:00
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25 You Bet Your Boots (Rebroadcast) - 27 August 20182018-08-27 06:59:00
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26 Pink Slip (Rebroadcast) - 20 August 20182018-08-20 06:59:00
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27 Criss Cross Applesauce (Rebroadcast) - 13 August 20182018-08-13 06:59:00
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28 Whistle Pig (Rebroadcast) - 6 August 20182018-08-06 06:59:00
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29 Up Your Alley - 30 July 20182018-07-30 06:59:00
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30 Piping Hot - 23 July 20182018-07-23 06:59:00
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31 Copacetic (Rebroadcast) - 16 July 20182018-07-16 06:59:00
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32 Mustard on It (Rebroadcast) - 9 July 20182018-07-09 06:59:00
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33 Proof in the Pudding (Rebroadcast) - 2 July 20182018-07-02 06:59:00
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34 We have an attitude — 27 June 20182018-06-27 07:01:00
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35 Mimeographs and Dittos - 25 June 20182018-06-25 06:59:00
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36 Spicy Jambalaya - 18 June 20182018-06-18 06:59:00
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37 A request from Martha — 13 June 20182018-06-13 07:01:00
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38 Chopped Liver — 11 June 20182018-06-11 06:59:00
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39 Busted Melon (Rebroadcast) - 4 June 20182018-06-04 06:59:00
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40 Truth and Beauty - 28 May 20182018-05-28 06:59:00
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