A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

BEE

Thu, 21 Oct '21
Busy one
Mon, 27 Sep '21
"Busy" insect
Tue, 31 Aug '21
Proverbial symbol of busyness
Wed, 4 Aug '21
Busy body?
Wed, 9 Jun '21
Prey of a murder hornet
Sun, 11 Apr '21
Spelling ___
Thu, 25 Feb '21
Unfortunate occasion for a spelling error