A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

AID

Thu, 28 Apr '22
Backing
Mon, 21 Feb '22
Assistance
Mon, 24 Jan '22
Help
Sun, 14 Nov '21
Assist
Mon, 25 Oct '21
Lend a hand
Sat, 31 Jul '21
Relief
Sat, 26 Jun '21
Backing
Mon, 17 May '21
Assistance
Tue, 13 Apr '21
Assist
Wed, 24 Feb '21
Give a hand