Best word usage podcasts we could find (Updated September 2017)
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Grammar Underground with June Casagrande
 
Cutting through the grammar bull to help folks make the best choices in usage, sentence structure, punctuation & more.
 
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Grammar Underground with June Casagrande
 
Cutting through the grammar bull to help folks make the best choices in usage, sentence structure, punctuation & more.
 
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Grammar Grater - Minnesota Public Radio
 
Grammar Grater is a weekly podcast about English words, grammar, and usage for the Information Age.
 
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Word of the Day
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In this podcast, we highlight fun but underused words, explain their usage and origin, provide real-life conversational examples for each, and generally have a good time.
 
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Dictionary.com Word Explorer
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Dictionary.com WordExplorer will provide information on word origination, definition, usage and history.
 
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Elements of Style, The by STRUNK, JR., William
 
“The Elements of Style (1918) by William Strunk, Jr. is an American English writing style guide. It is one of the best-known and most influential prescriptive treatment of English grammar and usage, and often is required reading in U.S. high school and university composition classes. The original 1918 edition of The Elements of Style detailed eight elementary rules of usage, ten elementary principles of composition, “a few matters of form”, and a list of commonly "misused" words and expressi ...
 
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Word of the Day - Podcast
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In this podcast, we highlight fun but underused words, explain their usage and origin, provide real-life conversational examples for each, and generally have a good time.
 
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Word of the Day - Podcast
Weekly+
 
In this podcast, we highlight fun but underused words, explain their usage and origin, provide real-life conversational examples for each, and generally have a good time.
 
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Elements of Style, The by STRUNK, JR., William
 
“The Elements of Style (1918) by William Strunk, Jr. is an American English writing style guide. It is one of the best-known and most influential prescriptive treatment of English grammar and usage, and often is required reading in U.S. high school and university composition classes. The original 1918 edition of The Elements of Style detailed eight elementary rules of usage, ten elementary principles of composition, “a few matters of form”, and a list of commonly "misused" words and expressi ...
 
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Prince (Version 3), The by MACHIAVELLI, Niccolò
 
The Prince (Italian: Il Principe) is a political treatise by the Italian diplomat, historian and political theorist Niccolò Machiavelli. From correspondence a version appears to have been distributed in 1513, using a Latin title, De Principatibus (About Principalities). But the printed version was not published until 1532, five years after Machiavelli's death. This was done with the permission of the Medici pope Clement VII, but "long before then, in fact since the first appearance of the Pr ...
 
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http://archives.kfuo.org/mp3/TSW/TSW_Sep_20_2017.mp3 Right click to download audio file | Open Player in New Window Hosted by Rev. John Lukomski, pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church in Darmstadt & St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens, Illinois. With guest Rev. Brian Holle from Zion Lutheran Church in Bunker Hill, Illinois. Looking Ahead: Sixtee ...…
 
Listen to this post: You can download the MP3 file, subscribe in iTunes, or listen with Stitcher. My wife is in a master of liberal arts program at Stanford. When she writes an essay, she asks me to read it and provide feedback. Every time I review an academic essay, it reminds me of the stark differences in language. In tech comm, most of the ...…
 
Josh discusses PewDiePie's "response" to his own usage of the N-word, then talks mobile gaming and video game music to brighten the day.
 
The former Slate staffer, ultimate data/word nerd, and acclaimed author of Nabokov’s Favorite Word Is Mauve, Ben Blatt, dropped in this week to talk about crunching the numbers of classic and modern literature, debunking famous writerly wisdom, and how prolific writers establish their literary fingerprints. Rainmaker.FM is Brought to You By Dis ...…
 
A mini-episode with two segments commenting on PewDiePie's usage of the "N-word" over the weekend.
 
QuickBooks is a powerful accounting software. But if you use QuickBooks online, you can get even more powerful tools in the app center. In today’s episode of MissionBusinessPodcast.com, Bernard Roesch walks through what the app center is and what can be done with the tools available. If you have any questions about this podcast episode, please ...…
 
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HAPAPAP Podcast: Opinionated & Non-Expert Discussions
 
Z1 watched 3 live action anime movies this past week: Netflix Death Note JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Tokyo Ghoul What’s the verdict for these three failed attempts? Honestly, not very positive but why not listen to find out more in detail! More importantly: Do not get scammed by love! News from our Google Feeeeeeeed 🎶 Naked man wanted to get marri ...…
 
Original Transcript: Dear R, For my senior seminar, I presented about fungi in a prezi format. You can check the website for the link to the presentation. Looking at my work...let's just say, I wasn't a person who was called upon to do graphic design work. The presentation was just a visual. As such, I'm going to present to you about mushrooms. ...…
 
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HAPAPAP Podcast: Opinionated & Non-Expert Discussions
 
LiHo cheese, donation volunteers, a mini sponsorship for Y1 and a new motherfu… show. Do you want to eat the Queen’s favourite butter chicken? How about the cosmic jellyfish? Listen to HAPAPAP Podcast episode 15 to find out more! What did we do last weeeeeeeek 🎶 A1: Finally drank LiHo Cheese & complaints about donation volunteers Y1: Got someth ...…
 
http://archives.kfuo.org/mp3/TSW/TSW_Aug_18_2017.mp3 Right click to download audio file | Open Player in New Window Hosted by Rev. Randy Asburry, Senior Pastor of Hope Lutheran Church, Saint Louis, Missouri. With guest Rev. Joel Shaltanis from Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Plano, Texas. 2 John Greeting 1 The elder to the elect lady and her ch ...…
 
http://archives.kfuo.org/mp3/TSW/TSW_Aug_18_2017.mp3 Right click to download audio file | Open Player in New Window Hosted by Rev. Randy Asburry, Senior Pastor of Hope Lutheran Church, Saint Louis, Missouri. With guest Rev. Joel Shaltanis from Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Plano, Texas. 2 John Greeting 1 The elder to the elect lady and her ch ...…
 
This week, Ph.D. candidate Anastasia Nikolis joins Chad and Lytton to talk about the real meat of Tómas Jónsson, Bestseller--chamber pot usage! They also discuss the way our grumpy narrator's mind works, the way he finds beauty in ambiguity, how Lytton translated a very specific word game, and a couple cues to help keep track of "when" particul ...…
 
Wow! It's 2017 and we are still talking about race in this country (The United States of America). In this episode, Ken and Koko reflect on the recent "white supremacy" event, freedom of speech, and the usage of the "N-word". Keep listening. We are on the right side of this topic but, we are eager to hear your opinion on our Group page at www.f ...…
 
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Out of Body Experiences
 
In Episode 2 of the Out of Body Experiences podcast, Tom Greco, Alicia Figurelli and Eddie Day discuss GM's upcoming certification program; legal pot usage and its effect on collision claims; consolidation; hackers; small business optimism and the upcoming SEMA and NORTHEAST automotive shows.The Out of Body Experiences podcast will bring you an ...…
 
http://archives.kfuo.org/mp3/TSW/TSW_Aug_14_2017.mp3 Right click to download audio file | Open Player in New Window Hosted by Rev. Will Weedon, LCMS Director of Worship and International Center Chaplain. With guest Rev. Tim Scharr, President of the Southern Illinois District of the LCMS. 1 John 3 3 See what kind of love the Father has given to ...…
 
http://archives.kfuo.org/mp3/TSW/TSW_Aug_14_2017.mp3 Right click to download audio file | Open Player in New Window Hosted by Rev. Will Weedon, LCMS Director of Worship and International Center Chaplain. With guest Rev. Tim Scharr, President of the Southern Illinois District of the LCMS. 1 John 3 3 See what kind of love the Father has given to ...…
 
https://efficiantum.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/chapter-1-episode-7.mp3 Knowledge is stolen from the gods. Scars are washed. Torches in the dark. Find more information at efficiantum.com and follow us @efficiantum on twitter or like the Efficiantum Project on Facebook Written and performed by Michael Meinberg @meinberg13 Script editing and logo ...…
 
Yoga has obviously exploded in popularity, which is amazing! Yet there are some drawbacks. So much of the modern movement has given people the impression that yoga is all about difficult, visually impressive poses or “asanas.” The truth, however, is that yoga is about so much more than that, as you’ll learn on this segment. Tony and I breakdown ...…
 
Episode five is all about exploring visual language in cinema, beginning with a deeper look at symbolism and then finishing off with a little about camera usage. It’s my feeling that visual language, like the written word, is suffering in our present culture, and this is disturbing simply because the broad use of words, or the broad understandi ...…
 
Do you focus on capturing product stories or customer-hero stories? The answer can make a huge difference in your sales and marketing results. Let me explain. Despite all the time, money, resources spent on improving sales productivity, just 13% of sales people produce 87% of revenue in a typical organization according to the Sales Benchmark In ...…
 
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Burden and Blessing Podcast
 
In our Word of the Week, Pastor Rob Sauers takes us through the word "sponsor." The most common usage of the word in our world today refers to a person or organization that pays for or plans and carries out a project or activity. You hear it on a radio or TV program that such and such program is sponsored by whatever advertiser is paying for pa ...…
 
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HAPAPAP Podcast: Opinionated & Non-Expert Discussions
 
We talked about 3 new movies that Z1 watched recently. Where is it cheapest to get Milo drinks and Nissin cup noodles? Have you eaten the highly raved about durian pizza? Listen to the HAPAPAP Podcast episode 11 to find out more! What did we do last weeeeeeeek 🎶 Z1: Watched Dunkirk, Baby Driver and one sci-fi show called Valerian something 🎥 Y1 ...…
 
Path of Presence Podcast - Episode 04 - Where to Find Your People on Social Media Today, we're going to talk about where to find your people on social media. At a glance, I’ll be honest with you - Social media is a lot of energy. If you stand in the middle of it, it kinda feels like a big distraction, as though you’re on some kind of altered un ...…
 
In this episode, Steli and Hiten talk about using an NPS (net promoter score) survey tool for startups. Steli didn’t know that a NPS survey could be used for anything other than testing your own core product. In today’s episode, you’ll hear the different ways Hiten is using this tool to build his business. You’ll also find out why the NPS surve ...…
 
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The Jason & Scot Show - E-Commerce And Retail News
 
EP093 - Amazon Prime Day Hot Take
 
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HAPAPAP Podcast: Opinionated & Non-Expert Discussions
 
This week’s episode sounds different. We are so sorry for the audio quality, you’ll never guess where we were recording from. This week podcast includes durians, Spiderman and Castlevania. We have a local news, an international news and an intergalactic news. Most importantly the new nasi lemak burger is out! We also realise Earth is middle cla ...…
 
Charlamagne awards Conor McGregor Donkey of the Day for telling Floyd Mayweather to 'dance for me boy' while they were trash talking during their press conference. Charlamagne makes it clear he doesn't believe McGregor is racist, but the usage of the word 'boy' is dangerous when directed at a black man.…
 
Socializing can be stressful especially for those with anxiety. And no one wants to sound like an idiot. This Chill Pill reviews the most commonly misused words. We'll have you sounding like a confident person in no time.
 
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HAPAPAP Podcast: Opinionated & Non-Expert Discussions
 
New guest for episode 08! Another middle-class? T2 joins us for our discussion on middle-class McDonalds, Batman & Alien, dropping lifts, rockstar birds, poisonous aloe vera, sambal kangkung, NS50 promotions and many more truthful nonsense! Plus: Don’t forget our word of the week segment! We have 2 words this week since they are inter-related. ...…
 
Audio Transcript There's too much information for evolution to be true. Now you might be thinking, "Aren't there tens of thousands or hundreds of thousands of studies that show that evolution is true?" Well that all depends on several things. The first might be what you mean by evolution. Anytime we talk about this topic we need to define our t ...…
 
Announcer: Welcome to Own the Promise, a CLA podcast created to share what guides every decision we make in every relationship we cultivate. Denny: Hello, CLA family. I had an opportunity today to be in the Tampa location, and was speaking with some of the people in Tampa. And I thought the conversations that we were having were really good con ...…
 
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Bad Natives Podcast
 
The duo breaks down the history of the word "Thug". The usage of the word and its effects in usage.
 
The 2017 Azerbaijan Grand Prix did test the usage of the words 'lose' and 'loose'! In this week's episode, we wonder if Pirelli will soon run out adjectives for their 'soft' tyres and if they'll debut a mega ultra super soft tyre someday soon. And mind you, a single set of this compound might last the entire race duration too! We look back at D ...…
 
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Inside Line F1 Podcast
 
The 2017 Azerbaijan Grand Prix did test the usage of the words 'lose' and 'loose'! In this week's episode, we wonder if Pirelli will soon run out adjectives for their 'soft' tyres and if they'll debut a mega ultra super soft tyre someday soon. And mind you, a single set of this compound might last the entire race duration too! We look back at D ...…
 
Download Transcript References to a divine council of gods are found in several ancient Near Eastern cultures, including Mesopotamia, Greece, Egypt and Canaan. There are also numerous references to the divine counsel in the Hebrew Bible. The concept was pervasive. Members of the LDS Church may not realize that references to the divine council a ...…
 
Download Transcript References to a divine council of gods are found in several ancient Near Eastern cultures, including Mesopotamia, Greece, Egypt and Canaan. There are also numerous references to the divine counsel in the Hebrew Bible. The concept was pervasive. Members of the LDS Church may not realize that references to the divine council a ...…
 
In Part Two of this file the associate editor and lexicographer at Merriam-Webster, and acclaimed author of the book Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries, Kory Stamper, paid me a visit to talk about being a celebrity word nerd, how she manages her time between the dictionary and her own writing, and the pending “pencil apocalypse.” Rai ...…
 
In Part Two of this file the associate editor and lexicographer at Merriam-Webster, and acclaimed author of the book Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries, Kory Stamper, paid me a visit to talk about being a celebrity word nerd, how she manages her time between the dictionary and her own writing, and the pending “pencil apocalypse.” Rai ...…
 
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Parlando - Where Music and Words Meet
 
I sometimes like to ask musicians who sing folk songs “What is the oldest song you play?” As a person attracted to traditional English language folk music at an early age, I often marveled at the gloriously old traditional ballads collected by Thomas Percy and Francis Child. There’s something interesting to me about singing not only “other peop ...…
 
In the first of a new series, Pete D. Gaskell sits down with Nick from The Epic Film Guys to chat about British vs American word usage, cinema etiquette, the great films from a century ago, the geography of ale, as well as getting submitted to Twenty Questions of the most bizarre kind...By smorgasboredpod@gmail.com (Smorgasbored).
 
Clif High is the programmer and owner of the Webbot, a future viewing radical linguistics database and algorithm that predict future trends based on the emotional content of language on the internet. He joins us for a rousing two hours of cutting edge discussion. Website: https://www.halfpasthuman.com/ Topics/ Notes Hour 1: ~Language and temora ...…
 
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