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A Way with Words - language, linguistics, and callers from all over

Light-hearted conversation with callers from all over about new words, old sayings, slang, family expressions, and language change and differences, as well as word histories, etymology, linguistics, regional dialects, word games, grammar, books, literature, writing, and more. Listeners of all backgrounds can join author/journalist Martha Barnette and linguist/lexicographer Grant Barrett on the show with their language thoughts, questions, and stories: https://waywordradio.org/contact or words@waywordradio.org. Call any time toll-free 24/7 in the U.S. and Canada 1 (877) 929-9673 or worldwide +1 619 800 4443. Past episodes and show notes: https://waywordradio.org/.

Tracks

Good Vibrations (Rebroadcast) - 29 November 2021 51:43 11/29/2021
Salad Days - 22 November 2021 52:24 11/22/2021
Mystery Drawer (Rebroadcast) - 15 November 2021 52:25 11/15/2021
Your Imaginary Boyfriend - 8 November 2021 51:42 11/08/2021
Sock it to Me (Rebroadcast) - 1 November 2021 51:38 11/01/2021
Beefed It - 25 October 2021 51:47 10/25/2021
Moon Palace (Rebroadcast) - 18 October 2021 51:48 10/18/2021
Forty-Eleven Zillion - 11 October 2021 51:21 10/11/2021
Cherry Bombs (Rebroadcast) - 4 October 2021 51:49 10/04/2021
Navel Gazing (Rebroadcast) - 27 September 2021 51:26 09/27/2021
Yak Shaving (Rebroadcast) - 20 September 2021 51:43 09/20/2021
Mystery Date - 13 September 2021 51:38 09/13/2021
Today I Learned (#1578) - 6 September 2021 23:27 09/06/2021
Singing Sand (Rebroadcast) - 30 August 2021 51:44 08/30/2021
Sour Pickle - 23 August 2021 51:41 08/23/2021
Baby's Breath (Rebroadcast) - 16 August 2021 51:48 08/16/2021
Not My Circus - 9 August 2021 51:36 08/09/2021
Hog On Ice (Rebroadcast) - 2 August 2021 51:38 08/02/2021
Scooter Pooting - 26 July 2021 51:36 07/26/2021
Goody Two-Shoes (Rebroadcast) - 19 July 2021 51:38 07/19/2021
Gold Dance - 12 July 2021 51:36 07/12/2021
Join us for our video cookout July 14th! 00:28 07/06/2021
Baby Blues (Rebroadcast) - 5 July 2021 51:47 07/05/2021
By a Long Shot - 28 June 2021 51:36 06/28/2021
Walkie Talkie (Rebroadcast) - 21 June 2021 51:47 06/21/2021
When Pigs Fly - 14 June 2021 51:36 06/14/2021
Tiger Tail (Rebroadcast) - 7 June 2021 51:44 06/07/2021
Cool Beans - 31 May 2021 51:36 05/31/2021
Clever Clogs (Rebroadcast) - 24 May 2021 51:44 05/24/2021
Love Bites - 17 May 2021 51:36 05/17/2021