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Talk Like a Texan

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Talk Like a Texan
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Talk Like a Texan – Host John Nova Lomax delves into the quirks and idiosyncrasies of the Texas lexicon.

Latest Episodes

This One's For All Y'all

John Nova Lomax discusses the proper usages of Y'all with UT Associate Professor of English and Linguistics Lars Hinrichs.

21 MIN2018 DEC 4
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This One's For All Y'all

Talk Like a Texan: Let's Chaw the Rag

Howdy, y'all, why don't you put on your sitting britches, and let's chaw the rag, as this episode of Talk Like a Texan is all about our pithy and colorful sayings

36 MIN2018 NOV 1
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Talk Like a Texan: Let's Chaw the Rag

Manchaca or Manshack?

John Nova Lomax explores the sometimes messy but always rewarding collision of Spanish and English in the Lone Star State.

23 MIN2018 SEP 25
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Manchaca or Manshack?

What Do You Call Your Grandparents?

What do you call your grandparents? Granny and grandpa? Mammaw and Pappaw? Abuelo and abuela? Or something else entirely? It seems like there are as many variations on this theme as there are yoga studios in Austin, and we talked to experts and rank and file Texans alike in an effort to reach a broad consensus.

14 MIN2018 AUG 28
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What Do You Call Your Grandparents?

Byway of the Highway

What do you call that little road next to the great big freeway?

16 MIN2018 JUL 27
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Byway of the Highway

How To Say Pecan (Correctly)

In our first episode, host John Nova Lomax guides us through the proper way of pronouncing "pecan."

10 MIN2018 JUL 13
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How To Say Pecan (Correctly)
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Latest Episodes

This One's For All Y'all

John Nova Lomax discusses the proper usages of Y'all with UT Associate Professor of English and Linguistics Lars Hinrichs.

21 MIN2018 DEC 4
Comments
This One's For All Y'all

Talk Like a Texan: Let's Chaw the Rag

Howdy, y'all, why don't you put on your sitting britches, and let's chaw the rag, as this episode of Talk Like a Texan is all about our pithy and colorful sayings

36 MIN2018 NOV 1
Comments
Talk Like a Texan: Let's Chaw the Rag

Manchaca or Manshack?

John Nova Lomax explores the sometimes messy but always rewarding collision of Spanish and English in the Lone Star State.

23 MIN2018 SEP 25
Comments
Manchaca or Manshack?

What Do You Call Your Grandparents?

What do you call your grandparents? Granny and grandpa? Mammaw and Pappaw? Abuelo and abuela? Or something else entirely? It seems like there are as many variations on this theme as there are yoga studios in Austin, and we talked to experts and rank and file Texans alike in an effort to reach a broad consensus.

14 MIN2018 AUG 28
Comments
What Do You Call Your Grandparents?

Byway of the Highway

What do you call that little road next to the great big freeway?

16 MIN2018 JUL 27
Comments
Byway of the Highway

How To Say Pecan (Correctly)

In our first episode, host John Nova Lomax guides us through the proper way of pronouncing "pecan."

10 MIN2018 JUL 13
Comments
How To Say Pecan (Correctly)
the END