web analytics


« Back to Glossary Index

an alteration of a speech habit on the basis of a false analogy (as when between you and I is used by one who is substituting it is I for it is me or when \ˈfiŋə(r)\ is used for finger by one who is attempting to be rid of pronunciations like \ˈsiŋgə(r)\ for singer)

« Back to Glossary Index

Leave a Comment

211 feed subscribers