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
81 Knuckle Down (Rebroadcast) - 4 September 20172017-09-04 03:59:00
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82 What Kids Know and Want to Find Out - 1 September 20172017-09-01 16:07:56
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83 Lie Like a Rug (Rebroadcast) - 28 August 20172017-08-28 03:59:00
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84 Pig Latin (Rebroadcast) - 21 August 20172017-08-27 17:53:46
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85 Whistle in the Dark (Rebroadcast) - 14 August 20172017-08-14 03:59:00
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86 Chocolate Gravy (Rebroadcast) - 7 August 20172017-08-07 03:59:00
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87 Fickle Finger of Fate (Rebroadcast) - 31 July 20172017-07-31 03:59:00
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88 Flop Sweat - 24 July 20172017-07-24 03:59:00
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89 Smile Belt - 17 July 20172017-07-17 03:59:00
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90 A Shoo-In - 10 July 20172017-07-10 03:59:00
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91 Stars and Garters (Rebroadcast) - 3 July 20172017-07-03 03:59:00
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92 Noon of Night - 26 June 20172017-06-26 03:59:00
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93 Boss of Me (Rebroadcast) - 19 June 20172017-06-19 03:59:00
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94 Sunny Side Up (Rebroadcast) - 12 June 20172017-06-12 03:59:00
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95 Naked as a Jaybird - 5 June 20172017-06-05 03:59:00
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96 Hot Dog Cold Turkey - 29 May 20172017-05-29 03:59:00
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97 Spur of the Moment (Rebroadcast) - 22 May 20172017-05-22 03:59:00
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98 Hell For Leather (Rebroadcast) - 15 May 20172017-05-15 03:59:00
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99 Skedaddle - 8 May 20172017-05-08 03:59:00
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100 Pop Stand (Rebroadcast) - 1 May 20172017-05-01 03:59:00
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