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
41 Truth and Beauty - 28 May 20182018-05-28 06:59:00
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42 Jump Steady (Rebroadcast) - 21 May 20182018-05-21 06:59:00
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43 Dessert Stomach - 14 May 20182018-05-14 06:59:00
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44 Scat Cat (Rebroadcast) - 7 May 20182018-05-07 06:59:00
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45 Far Out, Man - 30 April 20182018-04-30 06:59:00
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46 Beat the Band (Rebroadcast) - 23 April 20182018-04-24 15:09:48
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47 Brollies and Bumbershoots - 16 April 20182018-04-16 06:59:00
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48 Cool Your Soup - 9 April 20182018-04-09 06:59:00
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49 Put on the Dog - 2 April 20182018-04-02 06:59:00
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50 Fighting Artichokes (Rebroadcast) - 26 March 20182018-03-26 07:00:00
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51 Burn Bag (Rebroadcast) - 19 March 20182018-03-19 06:59:00
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52 Gee and Haw - 12 March 20182018-03-12 06:59:00
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53 Gung Ho - 5 March 20182018-03-05 07:59:00
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54 Flop Sweat (Rebroadcast) - 26 February 20182018-02-27 01:37:33
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55 Smile Belt (Rebroadcast) - 19 February 20182018-02-19 07:59:00
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56 Crusticles and Fenderbergs - 12 February 20182018-02-12 07:59:00
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57 Bun in the Oven - 5 February 20182018-02-05 07:59:00
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58 Flying Pickle - 29 January 20182018-01-29 07:59:00
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59 Happy as Larry - 22 January 20182018-01-22 07:59:00
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60 A Shoo In (Rebroadcast) - 15 January 20182018-01-15 07:59:00
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