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Something Rhymes with Purple
Susie Dent and Gyles Brandreth invite you to enhance your vocabulary, uncover the hidden origins of language and share their love of words in this award-winning podcast. We love hearing from you, find us @SomethingRhymes on Twitter and Facebook, @SomethingRhymesWith on Instagram or you can email us here: [email protected] Want more Purple, people? Join the Purple Plus Club by clicking the banner in Apple podcasts or by heading to purpleplusclub.com to listen on other platforms for ad-free listening, and not 1 but 2 episodes of the show every week. You can buy our branded mugs,...
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Ratings & Reviews
4.8 stars from 3,358 ratings
Too Many Adverts
I’ve listened to this show since the first episode but there now seems to be about three minutes of pre-roll adverts and a similar amount in the ‘advert break’. Not to mention that they are never relevant to me.
jonpardoe via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 05/21/24
Giles doesn’t like the woke
When you do a podcast, what you do in other spheres influences people’s views of you. Giles being up in arms about the “wokery” of using the word chest feeding on This Morning means I will not be listening again. What a load of rubbish.
Hannah 2704 via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 04/13/24
Jarring moments
Although often wonderful, this show occasionally reveals insights into the beliefs of the podcasters which are so rigid, that it genuinely makes them very unpleasant to listen to.
Qmoq via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 04/06/24
Recent Episodes
This week, Susie and Gyles explore heaven. Join us as we uncover the historical, linguistic, and cultural roots of this divine subject. We love hearing from you, find us @SomethingRhymes on Twitter and Facebook, @SomethingRhymesWith on Instagram or you can email us on our email address here:...
Published 06/18/24
Published 06/18/24
This week Susie and Gyles are talking dirty. No, not in that way, get your head out of the gutter... Literally. Join us as we explore where words such as 'trash', 'garbage', 'litter' and 'trash' originate from. So tune in and let's talk all kinds of rubbish together! We love hearing from...
Published 06/11/24
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