A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ASKS

Wed, 27 Oct '21
Doesn't just assume, say
Tue, 17 Aug '21
Inquires
Fri, 13 Aug '21
Bidding considerations
Sun, 23 May '21
Picks the brain of
Sun, 2 May '21
Doesn't just assume
Mon, 1 Mar '21
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