Geoff Nunberg Geoff Nunberg is the linguist contributor on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross.
'Elite'... What's it to You?
Primaries Toss Some 'Under the Bus'
'Um' ... A Pause for Linguistic Appreciation
Parsing Obama's 'National Conversation'
William F. Buckley: A Man of Many Words
On 'Civility' and Its Inverse
What Part of 'Smart Aleck' Don't You Understand?
'Fleeting Expletives' Are Fair Game. Now What?
Wikipedia: Blessing or Curse?
When the Unspeakable Isn't, Quite
The Language Changes with 'Time'
Candidates for Word of the Year