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Patricia T. O'Conner

Patricia T. O'Conner appears in the following:

Patricia T. O'Conner on Leonard's 25th Anniversary at WNYC

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Our regular guest, word maven Patricia T. O'Conner, shares one of her most memorable moments in all her visits to the Leonard Lopate Show.

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Word Maven Patricia T. O'Conner

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Our word maven, Patricia T. O’Conner, answers questions about the English language and grammar. An updated and expanded third edition of her book Woe is I has recently been published. Call us at 212-433-9692 or leave a question below.

Visit Patricia T. O'Conner's Website.

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Word Maven Patricia T. O'Conner

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Our word maven, Patricia T. O’Conner, answers questions about the English language and grammar. An updated and expanded third edition of her book Woe is I has recently been published. Call us at 212-433-9692 or leave a question below.

Visit Patricia T. O'Conner's Website.

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Word Maven Patricia T. O'Conner

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Our word maven, Patricia T. O’Conner, answers questions about the English language and grammar. An updated and expanded third edition of her book Woe is I has recently been published. Call us at 212-433-9692 or leave a question below.

Visit Patricia T. O'Conner's Website.

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Patricia T. O’Conner

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Our Word Maven, Patricia T. O’Conner, answers questions about the English language and grammar. An updated and expanded third edition of her book Woe is I has recently been published. Call us at 212-433-9692 or leave a question below.

Visit Patricia T. O'Conner's Grammarphobia Website.

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Patricia T. O'Conner

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Our Word Maven, Patricia T. O’Conner, answers questions about the English language and grammar. An updated and expanded third edition of her book Woe is I has just been published. Call us at 212-433-9692 or leave a question below.

Visit Patricia T. O'Conner's Grammarphobia website.

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Word Maven Patricia T. O’Conner

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Our Word Maven, Patricia T. O’Conner, answers questions about the English language and grammar. An updated and expanded third edition of her book Woe is I has just been published. Call us at 212-433-9692 or leave a question below.

Visit Patricia T. O'Conner's Grammarphobia website. ...

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Word Maven Patricia T. O’Conner

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Our word maven Patricia T. O’Conner answers questions about the English language and grammar. Call us at 212-433-9692, or leave a comment below. Her latest book is Origins of the Specious: Myths and Misconceptions of the English Language.

Visit Patricia T. O'Conner’s Grammarphobia website.

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Patricia T. O'Conner

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Word maven Patricia T. O'Conner answers your grammar questions. Her new book is Origins of the Specious: Myths and Misconceptions of the English Language.

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Patricia T. O’Conner

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Word maven Patricia T. O'Conner answers your questions about the English language. Today she's focusing on pronunciation.

Call us at 212-433-9692, or leave a comment below.

Patricia T. O’Conner’s Grammarphobia website

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Patricia T. O'Conner

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Word maven Patricia T. O'Conner answers your questions about the English language. Today she's focusing on pronunciation.

Call us at 212-433-9692, or leave a comment below.

Patricia T. O’Conner’s Grammarphobia website

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Word Maven Patricia T. O’Conner

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Word maven Patricia T. O'Conner answers your questions about the English language. Today she's focusing on how we count the number of words in our language. Call us at 212-433-9692, or leave a comment below. Patricia T. O’Conner’s Grammarphobia website

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Word Maven Patricia T. O'Conner

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Word maven Patricia T. O'Conner answers your questions about the English language! Today she focuses on presidential and inaugural language.

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Plastic Beauty

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Joan Rivers says that women live better when they look better...and she thinks plastic surgery is often the best way to accomplish that. Also: celebrated dancer Edward Villella. Jayne Anne Phillips on her new long-awaited new novel. And word maven Patricia T. O'Conner takes your calls on the English language.

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Word Maven Patricia T. O’Conner

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Word maven Patricia T. O’Conner answers your questions about the English language! Call us at 212-433-WNYC (212-433-9692) or leave a comment below.

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Drinking Women

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

More women are drinking alcohol in greater quantities. Is gender equality in drinking something to strive for? Also: Campbell Scott on his role in the play "The Atheist." We look at the life of swashbuckling star Douglas Fairbanks. Plus, word maven Patricia T. O’Conner takes your calls!

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Word Maven Patricia T. O’Conner

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Patricia T. O’Conner takes your calls on the English language. Today she focuses on the oddities of pairs – why we call it a “pair of eyeglasses” but not a “pair of brassieres.” Call us at 212-433-WNYC or leave a comment below.

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Secrets of Success

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Why do some people succeed, while others never seem to reach their full potential? Malcolm Gladwell talks about how luck, skill, and hard work affect your chances at success. Also: we look into the ongoing debate over who owns the past. Hear about a new theater piece that deals with ...

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Word Maven Patricia T. O'Conner

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Word maven Patricia T. O’Conner takes your calls on the English language! Call us at 212-433-WNYC (212-433-9692) or leave a comment below.

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Migrations

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Hear about factory cities that have spring up all over China, and the hundreds of millions of workers who have migrated to them from small villages. Plus: States of the Union is all about Florida, which has been a make-or-break state in past elections. Then, a look at ...

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