Susie Dent

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Susie Dent says ( about Gyles Brandreth ) : "I've decided to be less irritated and more intrigued by the way that language changes," "But one of the things Gyles and I are always talking about on our podcast is how modern gripes are actually not so modern. "The 'less' and 'fewer' debate has been going on for centuries. And whether we say 'nuclear' or 'nuc-u-lar'. 'Aitch' or 'haitch'. And 'disinterested' and 'uninterested'. Those terms have been confused for centuries. "My big bugbear used to be mischievous or mischievious, because people were putting an 'i' in to rhyme it with devious. I used to hate it, but now I've decided it's a really fascinating snapshot of how pronunciation changes and leaves spelling behind" External link

bbc Wednesday, November 6, 2019 5:00:00 PM EAT

Susie Dent says ( about Boris Johnson ) : "There's one I'm hoping won't win but I think could be a contender, and it's from the 15th Century, so it's a good example of a word that's been revived. "Boris [Johnson, the prime minister] is always behind the revival of old words, like mugwump and so on . But this one was Parliament proroguing. I think prorogue will be on the shortlist this year, but it's very very old" External link

bbc Wednesday, November 6, 2019 5:00:00 PM EAT

Susie Dent recalls : “Their delivery and rhetoric was quite extraordinary,” “I soon realised that actually some of what they were saying was BS” External link

thesundaytimes Friday, July 26, 2019 11:14:00 AM EAT

Susie Dent recalls : “Their delivery and rhetoric was quite extraordinary,” “I soon realised that actually some of what they were saying was BS” External link

thetimes Friday, July 26, 2019 2:32:00 AM EAT

Susie Dent writes : “It doesn’t mean that everything will go back to normal,” External link

msn-uk Friday, October 28, 2016 3:56:00 PM EAT

Susie Dent explains : “The correct identification of a particularly tricky route,” External link

msn-uk Friday, October 28, 2016 3:56:00 PM EAT

Susie Dent explains : “in a particularly stupid way for something to work,” External link

msn-uk Friday, October 28, 2016 3:56:00 PM EAT

Susie Dent told : "OK, let's get it over quickly. Bumhole is there," External link

9news Thursday, May 19, 2016 10:41:00 AM EAT



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Susie Dent

Last updated on 2013-11-19T07:55+0300.

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Susie Dent says ( about Gyles Brandreth ) : "I've decided to be less irritated and more intrigued by the way that language changes," "But one of the things Gyles and I are always talking about on our podcast is how modern gripes are actually not so modern. "The 'less' and 'fewer' debate has been going on for centuries. And whether we say 'nuclear' or 'nuc-u-lar'. 'Aitch' or 'haitch'. And 'disinterested' and 'uninterested'. Those terms have been confused for centuries. "My big bugbear used to be mischievous or mischievious, because people were putting an 'i' in to rhyme it with devious. I used to hate it, but now I've decided it's a really fascinating snapshot of how pronunciation changes and leaves spelling behind" External link

bbc Wednesday, November 6, 2019 5:00:00 PM EAT

Susie Dent says ( about Boris Johnson ) : "There's one I'm hoping won't win but I think could be a contender, and it's from the 15th Century, so it's a good example of a word that's been revived. "Boris [Johnson, the prime minister] is always behind the revival of old words, like mugwump and so on . But this one was Parliament proroguing. I think prorogue will be on the shortlist this year, but it's very very old" External link

bbc Wednesday, November 6, 2019 5:00:00 PM EAT

Susie Dent recalls : “Their delivery and rhetoric was quite extraordinary,” “I soon realised that actually some of what they were saying was BS” External link

thesundaytimes Friday, July 26, 2019 11:14:00 AM EAT

Susie Dent recalls : “Their delivery and rhetoric was quite extraordinary,” “I soon realised that actually some of what they were saying was BS” External link

thetimes Friday, July 26, 2019 2:32:00 AM EAT

Susie Dent writes : “It doesn’t mean that everything will go back to normal,” External link

msn-uk Friday, October 28, 2016 3:56:00 PM EAT

Susie Dent explains : “The correct identification of a particularly tricky route,” External link

msn-uk Friday, October 28, 2016 3:56:00 PM EAT

Susie Dent explains : “in a particularly stupid way for something to work,” External link

msn-uk Friday, October 28, 2016 3:56:00 PM EAT

Susie Dent told : "OK, let's get it over quickly. Bumhole is there," External link

9news Thursday, May 19, 2016 10:41:00 AM EAT



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Names Lang Count
Susie DentEN100.00%


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