Lexicon Valley, “Two Theories on the Origin of Carnival

March 9, 2015

Slate’s Lexicon Valley podcast, “Two Theories on the Origin of Carnival” (Mar. 9, 2015)

Mike Vuolo and Bob Garfield discuss the etymology and history of the word carnival¬†with Wall Street Journal language columnist Ben Zimmer. For more on carnival, visit Zimmer’s Word Routes column on Vocabulary.com.

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