John McWhorter on the history and evolution of no and not.

Negatory! A Brief History of No.

Negatory! A Brief History of No.

A show about the mysteries of English.
July 25 2017 1:01 PM

In the Negative

John McWhorter on the history and evolution of no and not.

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This week, John McWhorter goes negative, exploring the evolution of no and not.

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