Geoff Nunberg Geoff Nunberg is the linguist contributor on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross.
Choosing Your Terms: The Language of Katrina
Selling Policy with Catchy Language
Understanding the Brits' 'Stiff Upper Lip'
Promoting the Memorization of Poetry
The 'Etymythologies' of Words
Red vs. Blue Politics: A Linguist's Perspective
Pro and Con in a Social Debate
Linguist: Euphemistically Speaking
Linguist Essay: The Importance of Grammar
Political Language and "Democracy"
What We Do When We 'Curl Up'
New Uses for an Old Word: Entrepreneur
The Linguistics of the Presidential Debates
The Stylistic Concerns of the Internet