Spoonerism? What’s a Spoonerism?

According to Wikipedia a spoonerism is: A spoonerism is an error in speech or deliberate play on words in which corresponding consonants, vowels, or morphemes are switched.

My husband is a pro at accidental spoonerisms. We want to share some of the ones that had us literally crying with laughter.

Who’s going to Turk the Cookie?

Translates to: Who’s going to cook the turkey?

Go shake a tower!

Translates to: Go take a shower!

Nucky Dirtles

Translates to: Dirty Knuckles

Fats and Carrots

Translates to: Cats and Ferrets

Stoop the poopid dog

Translates to: Poop the stupid dog (meaning take the dog out to poop)

Have you had any accidental spoonerisms lately? Tell us about them? And don’t forget to share on Facebook!


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