A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

oat

Wed, 20 Dec '06
___ straw
Thu, 14 Dec '06
Muesli bit
Sun, 19 Nov '06
Kind of bran
Tue, 7 Nov '06
Feedbag morsel
Tue, 3 Oct '06
Granola bit
Thu, 14 Sep '06
Mare's morsel
Tue, 12 Sep '06
Granola grain
Sun, 3 Sep '06
Bran material