[Ads-l] [ADS-M] The ADS in the NYT crossword

Ben Zimmer bgzimmer at GMAIL.COM
Tue Nov 7 08:37:17 EST 2017

Thanks, Walt. And in case you missed it, Tom McCoy had a
grammatical-diversity-themed puzzle in the Times back in March.


On Tue, Nov 7, 2017 at 6:38 AM, Walt Wolfram <wolfram at ncsu.edu> wrote:

> Wonderful, Ben, and kudos. I feel like we're beginning a multi-venued
> approach to increasing awareness to and appreciation for language
> diversity. Thanks for your part.
> Walt
> On Mon, Nov 6, 2017 at 11:43 PM, Ben Zimmer <bgzimmer at gmail.com> wrote:
>> The American Dialect Society gets a nice shout-out in Tuesday's New York
>> Times crossword by Greg Poulos. More than a shout-out, actually: the puzzle
>> is actually ADS-themed.
>> After you've solved it, you can read my commentary in the NYT's Wordplay
>> column. (Or just skip to the column if you don't mind the spoilers.)
>> https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/06/crosswords/daily-puzzle-2
>> 017-11-07.html
>> --bgz

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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