A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ARE

Wed, 21 Sep '22
Verb that sounds like its second letter
Wed, 24 Aug '22
Exist
Sun, 3 Jul '22
"Sweet Dreams (___ Made of This)" (Eurythmics hit)
Sat, 2 Jul '22
Make, in math
Wed, 8 Jun '22
"___ we good?"
Sun, 8 May '22
"There you ___!"
Fri, 22 Apr '22
Modern "art"
Sat, 16 Apr '22
Amount to
Wed, 30 Mar '22
Amount to
Sat, 19 Feb '22
Be with a group?
Tue, 15 Feb '22
"___ you good?"
Wed, 2 Feb '22
"So there you ___!"
Fri, 28 Jan '22
Were present?
Tue, 25 Jan '22
"Come as you ___"
Mon, 20 Dec '21
"___ we cool?"
Fri, 17 Dec '21
"___ You Experienced" (Jimi Hendrix album)
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?"
Wed, 30 Dec '20
"Who do you think you ___?"