A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

LET

Wed, 28 Sep '22
Gave the OK
Sun, 21 Aug '22
"If we must die, O ___ us nobly die": Claude McKay
Fri, 5 Aug '22
Ending with play or plate
Tue, 2 Aug '22
Service call?
Thu, 21 Jul '22
Diminutive suffix
Mon, 4 Jul '22
Permit
Fri, 27 May '22
Do-over
Sat, 26 Feb '22
Rent out
Tue, 15 Feb '22
Leased
Wed, 2 Feb '22
Tennis call
Fri, 17 Dec '21
Certain judge's ruling
Sat, 17 Jul '21
Pig tail?
Sat, 5 Jun '21
Cause for a replay
Sun, 18 Apr '21
Word before ride or slide
Wed, 14 Apr '21
Allow to
Thu, 1 Apr '21
___ loose
Mon, 29 Mar '21
Tennis do-over
Sat, 6 Mar '21
___ slip