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A spoonerism occurs when the first letters or syllables of two or more words get swapped. The term spoonerism is named in honor of the Reverend William Archibald Spooner whose students used to write down all the instances of spoonerisms that he made. This page focuses on spoonerisms in song lyrics.

Lyrics Spoonerisms, Tracy Chapman

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Tracy Chapman's, "Give Me One Reason"
The Lyrics:
Give me one reason to stay here
And I'll turn right back around.
Give me one reason to hay steer
And I'll burn right tack around.
Submitted by: Sheila Oh
Tracy Chapman's, "Talkin' 'Bout A Revolution"
The Lyrics:
Finally the tables are starting to turn.
Tinily the fables are starting to turn.
Tinily the stables are farting to turn.
Submitted by: Reggie Pillbox

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