A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

GAB

Sat, 27 Aug '22
Blah-blah-blah
Tue, 16 Aug '22
Yammer away
Wed, 6 Jul '22
Be a chatterbox
Wed, 22 Jun '22
Chitter-chatter
Wed, 18 May '22
Gift of ___
Tue, 22 Feb '22
Chatterbox's "gift"
Sun, 16 Jan '22
Chatter
Sun, 26 Sep '21
Talk, talk, talk
Mon, 29 Mar '21
Run one's mouth
Mon, 4 Jan '21
Shoot the breeze