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
61 Gee and Haw - 12 March 20182018-03-12 06:59:00
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62 Gung Ho - 5 March 20182018-03-05 07:59:00
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63 Flop Sweat (Rebroadcast) - 26 February 20182018-02-27 01:37:33
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64 Smile Belt (Rebroadcast) - 19 February 20182018-02-19 07:59:00
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65 Crusticles and Fenderbergs - 12 February 20182018-02-12 07:59:00
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66 Bun in the Oven - 5 February 20182018-02-05 07:59:00
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67 Flying Pickle - 29 January 20182018-01-29 07:59:00
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68 Happy as Larry - 22 January 20182018-01-22 07:59:00
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69 A Shoo In (Rebroadcast) - 15 January 20182018-01-15 07:59:00
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70 Noon of Night (Rebroadcast) - 8 January 20182018-01-08 07:59:00
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71 Naked as a Jaybird - 1 January 20182018-01-01 07:59:00
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72 Hot Dog, Cold Turkey (Rebroadcast) - 25 December 20172017-12-25 19:46:27
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73 There's more of everything!2017-12-21 14:00:00
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74 Brand Spanking New - 18 December 20172017-12-18 07:59:00
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75 The Last Straw - 11 December 20172017-12-11 07:59:00
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76 A gift for your language nerd!2017-12-08 17:52:15
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77 Skedaddle (Rebroadcast) - 4 December 20172017-12-04 07:59:00
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78 Coast Is Clear (Rebroadcast) - 27 November 20172017-11-27 17:43:26
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79 Hidden Treasures - 20 November 20172017-11-20 07:59:00
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80 Butterflies in Your Stomach - 13 November 20172017-11-13 07:59:00
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