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Lexicon Valley

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.

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.

Episodes: 203

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The Incredible Story of the Traveling Creole

Duration: 1 hr 2 min

This Am a Minstrel Stereotype, Right?

Duration: 55 min

When Jews Adapted Spanish

Duration: 47 min

Does English Have a Future?

Duration: 52 min

Defund Karen

Duration: 42 min

Beyond the Five Ws

Duration: 52 min

Tweety Bird and Toddlerspeak

Duration: 47 min

Coronavirus: Isolation and Aspiration

Duration: 44 min

Our Indigenous Languages

Duration: 1 hr 1 min

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