A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

ace

Tue, 12 Dec '06
Unreturnable serve
Thu, 30 Nov '06
Good tennis score
Tue, 28 Nov '06
Big name in hardware stores
Sat, 7 Oct '06
Pro
Wed, 6 Sep '06
Air hero
Wed, 30 Aug '06
Top pitcher