A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

INS

Thu, 5 May '22
They might help you get a job
Tue, 4 Jan '22
Ones with access
Mon, 8 Nov '21
Shoo-___ (sure winners)
Sat, 6 Nov '21
Good things to have for a private party
Tue, 12 Oct '21
Connections
Fri, 25 Jun '21
They're good to know
Sun, 24 Jan '21
Walk-___
Wed, 20 Jan '21
___ and outs