Lexicon Valley is a show about language, from pet peeves, syntax, and etymology to neurolinguistics and the death of languages. Hosted by linguist John McWhorter.
S#!t, Hell and Darn
This Family Speaks 1,200 Languages
Language vs. Dialect
The Internet Loves the Exclamation Point!!
Why Is "Ph" Pronounced That Way?
Does Language Affect Thought?
A Fleeting Glance
The Romance Languages
Why Do Some Americans Say Warshed?
Flores Man vs. Sulawesi
The Lingua Francas
Can Climate Influence Language?
When Ain't Was Alright
The Semitic Tongues
When Words Collide
Truth Be Told
A Penetrating History of F*%k
When Did English Get Happy?
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