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Amelia D'Screte teaches us about where words come from.

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: January 13, 2021

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: January 13, 2021 Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: January 13, 2021, 19.59 MB
Wed 13 Jan 2021

Amelia talks us through the posh british surnames that begin with two f's. A mystery that we might have an answer to on this weeks episode.

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: January 6, 2021

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: January 6, 2021 Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: January 6, 2021, 19.59 MB
Wed 6 Jan 2021

Wordsmith Amelia D'Screte is up in studio with some crazy facts. Quite literally as it happens, as they've got all the etymology knowledge you could ever want on all the different words we use to describe something as crazy. Ranging from food to the moon to the Vikings, tune in to learn about the crazy word world. 

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: December 16, 2020

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: December 16, 2020 Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: December 16, 2020, 20.85 MB
Wed 16 Dec 2020

It's that time of the year, where the top word lists are revealed and Amelia isn't a fan. On Word Salad this morning, Amelia shares her own list of top words of the year. From simp to poggers, we've really got everything you need for you 2020 vocabulary. 

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: December 9, 2020

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: December 9, 2020 Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: December 9, 2020, 15.9 MB
Wed 9 Dec 2020

Amelia gets festive on Word Salad this morning, talking the words related to Christmas.

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 25, 2020

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 25, 2020 Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 25, 2020, 18.63 MB
Wed 25 Nov 2020

Amelia talks us through the lipogram, a hobby that you may not have heard of before but is definitely headed for a revival. 

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 18, 2020

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 18, 2020 Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 18, 2020, 18.01 MB
Wed 18 Nov 2020

Amelia takes us on a journey through the order of adjectives, Adjective Order, which leads us into Ablaut Reduplication. Phew!

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 11, 2020

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 11, 2020 Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 11, 2020, 18.07 MB
Wed 11 Nov 2020

Money, money, money. Amelia is talking us through the history of the words we use for money. Coin, banks, bankrupt, where does it all come from?

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 4, 2020

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 4, 2020 Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: November 4, 2020, 21.64 MB
Wed 4 Nov 2020

On this weeks episode of Word Salad, we are learning about the language of flowers. Rach and Tess learn there's plenty of room for miscommunication through your bouquets. 

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: October 28, 2020

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: October 28, 2020 Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: October 28, 2020, 27.69 MB
Wed 28 Oct 2020

Amelia runs us through Trademarks and Genericism, from velcro to bubblewrap, what are we even allowed to say?

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: October 21, 2020

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: October 21, 2020 Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: October 21, 2020, 25.28 MB
Wed 21 Oct 2020

Proverbs, the ol' sayings we love to use. Amelia brings in some of her faves, and Rachel and Tess try to figure out what they mean.