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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...
- September 2012). "Dylan Mondegreen - Dylan Mondegreen | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 24 May 2016. "Dylan Mondegreens". Punkhart.com. Retrieved...
- shoes". A scene in the film 27 Dresses shows that this is but one of many mondegreens that listeners have invented for this song. "Elton John: Bennie and the...
- 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...
- praise. Both the terms Buffalaxed and Benny Lava are now synonymous with mondegreens, "words or phrases misheard in ways that yield new meanings". Buffalax's...
- eggcorn is often unaware. It is also similar to, but differs from, a mondegreen or a folk etymology. ex-patriot instead of expatriate for all intensive...
- ****ual, satirical or subversive overtones, including sophisticated rhymes, mondegreen, onomatopoeia, spoonerism, dysphemism, paraprosdokian and pun. Gainsbourg...
- "Cheeseburger in Paradise" is a song written and performed by American po****r music singer Jimmy Buffett. It appeared on his 1978 album Son of a Son of...
- – 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...
- busillis (“at the day of Busillis”) believing this was a famous man. This mondegreen has since entered the literature; it occurs in Alessandro Manzoni’s novel...
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