A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle


Mon, 26 Jun '23
Familiar cliché in storytelling, like "the love triangle" or "the girl next door"
Sun, 29 Jan '23
A car that won't start is a common one in horror films
Sun, 24 Jul '22
Busy businesswoman in a rom-com, e.g.
Wed, 18 May '22
Evil clown in a horror film, e.g.
Wed, 2 Mar '22
The girl next door, for one
Wed, 1 Dec '21
Amnesia in soap operas, e.g.
Thu, 11 Feb '21
Meet-cute in a romance film, e.g.