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Lexicon Valley

Lexicon Valley

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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.
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Roydel Stewart

You said you've never heard someone use the "cyard" and "gyarden" pronunciation of old Charleston (35 min of Southern episode) go to Jamaica. it's alive and well there.

Dec 3rd
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Nathalie Luna

Hi there! I'm a new listener. =) Quick question I thought I should share: do you know if our "so" is at all related to the Japanese "so"? It seems they use it in a similar way.

Nov 5th
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