Talk Like a Texan
By Texas Monthly
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Talk Like a Texan – Host John Nova Lomax delves into the quirks and idiosyncrasies of the Texas lexicon.
||CleanThis One's For All Y'all||John Nova Lomax discusses the proper usages of Y'all with UT Associate Professor of English and Linguistics Lars Hinrichs.||12/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTalk Like a Texan: Let's Chaw the Rag||Howdy, y'all, why don't you put on your sitting britches, and let's chaw the rag, as this episode of Talk Like a Texan is all about our pithy and colorful sayings||10/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanManchaca or Manshack?||John Nova Lomax explores the sometimes messy but always rewarding collision of Spanish and English in the Lone Star State.||9/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Do You Call Your Grandparents?||What do you call your grandparents? Granny and grandpa? Mammaw and Pappaw? Abuelo and abuela? Or something else entirely? It seems like there are as many variations on this theme as there are yoga studios in Austin, and we talked to experts and rank...||8/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanByway of the Highway||What do you call that little road next to the great big freeway?||7/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow To Say Pecan (Correctly)||In our first episode, host John Nova Lomax guides us through the proper way of pronouncing "pecan."||7/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Both Texans and non-Texans can enjoy this fun and folksy podcast. John Nova Lomax has a wealth of humorous insight into the lingo that makes Texas what it is. Give it a listen.
Great podcast and beautiful discussion. You are so right/correct on the pronunciation.
Really enjoyed episode 1
It’s pecan, and I laughed out loud at “pee-can sounds like something you take on a long roadtrip”!