A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ISAY

Wed, 28 Sep '22
"My word!"
Sun, 12 Jun '22
Monocle-dropping exclamation
Tue, 5 Apr '22
"By Jove!"
Sun, 13 Feb '22
British exclamation
Sun, 5 Dec '21
Brit's "How shocking!"
Tue, 14 Sep '21
"My word!"
Sun, 12 Sep '21
"My word!"
Tue, 9 Mar '21
Words to an "old chap"
Mon, 15 Feb '21
"What ___ goes!" (parent's pronouncement)