A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Mon, 29 Nov '21
"What ___ the chances?"
Thu, 25 Nov '21
Make, in math
Sat, 6 Nov '21
Amount to
Wed, 27 Oct '21
Exist
Thu, 14 Oct '21
Is after you?
Sun, 10 Oct '21
"___ you decent?"
Wed, 29 Sep '21
"___ we having fun yet?"
Wed, 11 Aug '21
"___ you for real?"
Fri, 23 Jul '21
=
Sun, 18 Jul '21
Exist
Sun, 27 Jun '21
What might follow you
Sun, 30 May '21
"___ we good?"
Fri, 28 May '21
Is for more?
Tue, 13 Apr '21
Word that sounds like its middle letter
Fri, 9 Apr '21
Make, as in math
Wed, 10 Feb '21
"___ You My Mother?" (children's book)
Sun, 24 Jan '21
"Roses ___ red ..."
Mon, 11 Jan '21
"___ you serious?"