Wednesday Jun 6th, 2012

Monthly etymology gleanings for June 2012, part 2

Spelling, postscripts, etymological folklore, shrimp scampi, and scrumping
Sunday May 27th, 2012

Learning not to curse in Arizona

The Arizona State Senate is considering a proposal to fire teachers who swear.
Wednesday Mar 28th, 2012

Monthly Etymology Gleanings for March

From the Nostratic Hypothesis and fillers in present day English to subjunctivitis and adverbialitis.
Wednesday Feb 29th, 2012

Monthly Gleanings for February 2012, Part 1

Suggestions on how to become an etymologist, with thoughts on diggity bombs and ancient dignity
Friday
Feb 24th, 2012

Slang evolution = lush

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Monday
Jan 23rd, 2012

How to communicate like a Neandertal…

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Monday
Jan 16th, 2012

Martin Luther King, Jr., Rhetorically Speaking

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Monday
Dec 5th, 2011

How to save an endangered language

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Tuesday
Oct 25th, 2011

198 methods of nonviolent action

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Monday
Sep 12th, 2011

The linguistic impact of 9/11

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Friday
Aug 5th, 2011

That ugly Americanism? It may well be British.

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Wednesday
Jun 29th, 2011

Monthly Gleanings: June 2011

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Tuesday
Jun 14th, 2011

Teaching commas won’t help

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Wednesday
May 4th, 2011

Monthly Gleanings: April 2011

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