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spoonerism

Morton S. Freeman

in A New Dictionary of Eponyms

Published in print January 1997 | ISBN: 9780195093544
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891115
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The Reverend William A. Spooner (1844–1930), an Anglican clergyman, had a habit of transposing the initial sounds of

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Subjects: History of English

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