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- A mondegreen /ˈmɒndɪɡriːn/ is a mishearing or misinterpretation of a phrase in a way that gives it a new meaning. Mondegreens are most often created by...
- American writer Sylvia Wright coined the term "mondegreen" in an essay "The Death of Lady Mondegreen," which was published in Harper's Magazine in November...
- eggcorn is similar to, but differs from, folk etymology, malapropism, mondegreens or puns. Unlike a folk etymology, a change in the form of a word caused...
- Dylan Mondegreen (born Børge Sildnes) is a Norwegian singer and songwriter. His debut album, While I Walk You Home, was released in his native country...
- lyrics, often combined with music videos, for comic effect—also known as mondegreen—have gained po****rity on the internet. Homophonic translation and reinterpretation...
- – the use of an incorrect word in place of a word that sounds similar Mondegreenmishearing or misinterpretation of a phrase as a result of near-homophony...
- Taveniere and Jeremy Earl of the band Woods. The project's name is a mondegreen of the lyric "Purple mountain majesties" from "America the Beautiful"...
- Spokesman-Review. October 29, 1982. Staley, Willy (July 13, 2012). "Lady Mondegreen and the Miracle of Misheard Song Lyrics". The New York Times. Jaffe, Jody...
- Tale Young Shepherd Propellor 2017 Can Can Ines Told by an Idiot 2017 Mondegreen Rudy Ryft Styx 2017 The Unko Yuutsu Women's Cabaret Love Poet The Crazy...
- ****ual, satirical or subversive overtones, including sophisticated rhymes, mondegreen, onomatopoeia, spoonerism, dysphemism, paraprosdokian and pun. Gainsbourg...
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