A Way With Words

Sunday 2pm
  • Hosted by Martha Barnette and Grant Barrett

A Way with Words is an upbeat and lively hour-long public radio show about language examined through history, culture, and family. Co-hosts Martha Barnette and Grant Barrett talk with callers from around the world about slang, grammar, old sayings, word origins, regional dialects, family expressions, and speaking and writing well. They settle disputes, play word quizzes, and discuss language news and controversies. The show is heard by more than a quarter-million listeners each week over the air and by podcast.

Special Programming - Martha Barnette in Waco

Aug 10, 2018

Marthe Barnette the co-host of A Way With Words was in Waco fo the annual Literacy Texas Symposium. She was kind enough to stop by the studio and chat with Joe Riley.