The Leonard Lopate Show (WNYC), “Ben Zimmer on Supercalifragilisticexpialodocious”

April 27, 2012

Interview on WNYC’s “The Leonard Lopate Show” about the contentious history of the word “supercalifragilisticexpialodocious” (Apr. 27, 2012).

Ben Zimmer, language columnist for the Boston Globe and executive producer of the Visual Thesaurus and, tells the untold story behind the word “supercalifragilisticexpialodocious.” He wrote about it in his latest Boston Globe column.

(Show page, streaming audio, download, related Boston Globe column, Word Routes column)

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