My Mephetic Life
A mondegreen is the mishearing or misinterpretation of a phrase as a result of near homophony, in a way that gives it a new meaning. It most commonly is applied to a line in a poem or a lyric in a song. THE MISHEARD: “Oh, we are sailing, Yes, give Jesus pants” Real Lyric: “All we are saying. is Give Peace a Chance” Give Peace a Chance Artist: John Lennon

mondegreen is the mishearing or misinterpretation of a phrase as a result of near homophony, in a way that gives it a new meaning. It most commonly is applied to a line in a poem or a lyric in a song.

THE MISHEARD: “Oh, we are sailing, Yes, give Jesus pants”

Real Lyric: “All we are saying. is Give Peace a Chance”
Give Peace a Chance

Artist: John Lennon