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A mondegreen is a misheard song lyric. The most well-known one is by Jimi Hendrix. In Purple Haze, people are never sure whether he sings ‘Excuse me while I kiss the sky’ or ‘Excuse me while I kiss this guy’… Read More ›


The misuse of certain phrases in English is something that really gets my goat. Some examples: baited breath instead of bated breath here here instead of hear hear step foot instead of set foot it’s not rocket surgery instead of… Read More ›