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#1 2012-02-22 16:30:05

From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2211

crotch << craw

Time to catch up on eggcorn activity around the web. I’ll put these notices in separate threads in case you have comments.

First is a note on a web journal about the “the best eggcorn I’ve overheard.” It is “sticks in my crotch” for “sticks in my craw.” Apparently confuses a bird metaphor with either hockey or a wedgie.

The web has a few examples of this substitution. Some may be deliberate perversions.



#2 2012-02-23 01:52:53

David Bird
From: Montréal, QC
Registered: 2009-07-28
Posts: 1251

Re: crotch << craw




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