好きな同茶 (sukina_docha) wrote in linguaphiles,
好きな同茶
sukina_docha
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false cognates poem

I forgot what I red long time ago. It was something like:

"my insoles began debate
how to better insolate"

And tell me please what is the right name of such wordplay
UpD reading wiki , no idea

upD2 with a proper metre, may be there was "the insoles debate ... to insolate", but it doesn't matter. It was like a poem (I don't remember too) about mistakes in English
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