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
81 Catch You on the Flip Side - 6 November 20172017-11-06 07:59:00
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82 All Verklempt - 30 October 20172017-10-30 06:59:00
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83 Hunk Waffle - 23 October 20172017-10-23 06:59:00
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84 Pants on Fire - 16 October 20172017-10-16 03:59:00
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85 Frozen Rope - 9 October 20172017-10-09 03:59:00
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86 Gone to Seed (Rebroadcast) - 2 October 20172017-10-02 03:59:00
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87 Hell's Half Acre (Rebroadcast) - 25 September 20172017-09-25 16:55:39
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88 Steamed Bun (Rebroadcast) - 18 September 20172017-09-18 03:59:00
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89 Charismatic Megafauna (Rebroadcast) - 11 September 20172017-09-11 17:47:25
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90 Knuckle Down (Rebroadcast) - 4 September 20172017-09-04 03:59:00
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91 What Kids Know and Want to Find Out - 1 September 20172017-09-01 16:07:56
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92 Lie Like a Rug (Rebroadcast) - 28 August 20172017-08-28 03:59:00
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93 Pig Latin (Rebroadcast) - 21 August 20172017-08-27 17:53:46
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94 Whistle in the Dark (Rebroadcast) - 14 August 20172017-08-14 03:59:00
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95 Chocolate Gravy (Rebroadcast) - 7 August 20172017-08-07 03:59:00
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96 Fickle Finger of Fate (Rebroadcast) - 31 July 20172017-07-31 03:59:00
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97 Flop Sweat - 24 July 20172017-07-24 03:59:00
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98 Smile Belt - 17 July 20172017-07-17 03:59:00
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99 A Shoo-In - 10 July 20172017-07-10 03:59:00
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100 Stars and Garters (Rebroadcast) - 3 July 20172017-07-03 03:59:00
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