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  • 1 mishearing — mis hear || ‚mɪshɪr / hɪə v. hear incorrectly, err in understanding of what has been heard …

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  • 2 Mondegreen — A mondegreen is the mishearing or misinterpretation of a phrase as a result of near homophony, in a way that gives it a new meaning. It most commonly is applied to a line in a poem or a lyric in a song.[1][2] American writer Sylvia Wright coined… …

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  • 3 Breathless (1960 film) — Infobox Film name = Breathless caption = Original film poster director = Jean Luc Godard producer = Georges de Beauregard writer = Jean Luc Godard François Truffaut starring = Jean Paul Belmondo Jean Seberg movie music = Martial Solal editing =… …

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  • 4 mishear — verb (misheard; mishearing) Date: before 12th century transitive verb to hear wrongly intransitive verb to misunderstand what is heard …

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  • 5 Ambiguity — Sir John Tenniel s illustration of the Caterpillar for Lewis Carroll s Alice s Adventures in Wonderland is noted for its ambiguous central figure, whose head can be viewed as being a human male s face with a pointed nose and pointy chin or being… …

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  • 6 Cockney — For other uses, see Cockney (disambiguation). St. Mary le Bow The term Cockney has both geographical and linguistic associations. Geographically and culturally, it often refers to working class Londoners, particularly those in the East End.… …

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  • 7 Sabra and Shatila massacre — This page is related to the 1982 events only. For the 1985 ndash;1987 events, see war of the camps. Infobox civilian attack title=Sabra and Shatila massacre caption=Aftermath of massacre of Palestinians by Christian Phalangists in the Sabra and… …

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  • 8 The Magic Roundabout — This article is about the television series. For other uses, see Magic Roundabout (disambiguation). The Magic Roundabout Format Children s television series Created by Serge Danot Starring Eric Thompson (original narrator) …

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  • 9 John F. Kennedy, Jr. — Infobox Person color= light black name= John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr. caption= John F. Kennedy Jr. greets invited guests at the HBO and Imagine Entertainment premiere held at Kennedy Space Center birth date= birth date|mf=yes|1960|11|25 birth name …

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  • 10 Islam and antisemitism — Part of a series on Criticism of Islam Issues Antisemitism  …

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  • 11 Ibaraki Prefecture — Infobox Prefecture Japan Name = Ibaraki JapaneseName = 茨城県 Rōmaji = Ibaraki ken Symbol = Symbol of Ibaraki Prefecture.svg Capital = Mito Region = Kantō Island = Honshū TotalArea = 6,095.58 AreaRank = 23rd PCWater = 4.8 PopDate = October 1, 2000… …

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  • 12 The Catcher in the Rye — Catcher in the Rye redirects here. For the song, see Chinese Democracy. The Catcher in the Rye   …

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  • 13 Bingo (U.S.) — This article is about the American version of Bingo. For other uses, see Bingo (disambiguation). Bingo Bingo is a game of chance played with randomly drawn numbers which players match against numbers that have been pre printed on 5x5 matrices.… …

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  • 14 House of Keys — The House of Keys ( gv. Kiare as Feed) is the directly elected lower branch of Tynwald, the parliament of the Isle of Man, the other branch being the Legislative Council. The oldest reference to the name known is in a document of 1417, written by …

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  • 15 Lip reading — Lip reading, also known as lipreading, speech reading, or speechreading, is a technique of understanding speech by visually interpreting the movements of the lips, face and tongue with information provided by the context, language, and any… …

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  • 16 Star Dust (aircraft) — Star Dust was a British South American Airways airliner that mysteriously disappeared on 2 August 1947. Star Dust (registration G AGWH), was an Avro Lancastrian airliner, a civilian version of the Lancaster bomber of World War II. On flight CS 59 …

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  • 17 Anglicisation — or anglicization (see ise vs ize) is a process of conversion of verbal or written elements of any other language into a more comprehensible English for an English speaker. [citebook | title=Language Shift in the United States | first=Calvin J. |… …

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  • 18 The Lion Sleeps Tonight — by The Tokens Single by The Tokens B side …

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  • 19 Captain Pugwash — is a fictional pirate in a series of British children s comic strips, books and animated films created by John Ryan. He famously appeared in a British animated TV series, first shown on the BBC in 1957. The eponymous hero Captain Horatio Pugwash… …

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  • 20 Cyril Connolly — Born 10 September 1903(1903 09 10) Coventry, Warwickshire, United Kingdom Died 26 November 1974(1974 11 26) (aged 71) Resting place Berwick, East Sussex …

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