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Commonly Confused Phrases

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New article from Male Buzz! –

Have you ever heard someone say "expresso" when they meant "espresso"? Or "Old Timer's Disease" when they meant "Alzheimer's disease"?

There is actually a name for mispronounced phrases like these. Those of you who watch Trailer Park Boys may know them as "Rickyisms" but they're actually called "eggcorns" . It describes the substitution of words in a phrase for words that sound similar and may e…