This page explains how contrepèteries work, gives examples of how they can be build, provides tools to help you in making them.

It also explains how it differs from the lower form of “spoonerism”, due to strict rules on the meaning of the original and final sentences, and the aim of not just “sounding funny” but “being funny”.

What is a contrepeterie?

What is a contrepèterie?

Is a contrepéterie not simply a form of spoonerism

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My contrepet was rejected because it had 2 phrases but only one swap. Why?

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