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This is the unintentional misuse of a word by confusion with one of similar sound, especially when creating a ridiculous effect. A. Alliteration B. Oxymoron C. Malapropism D. Irony
Malapropism is the unintentional misuse of a word by confusion with one of similar sound, especially when creating a ridiculous effect.
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