Sunday, March 23, 2008

I would very much like to know...

Is there another term that one can use for Freudian slips when they refer to typing? A Freudian slip of the fingers sounds a little...wrong.

9 comments:

Martin Kingsley said...

Parapraxis is the technical term.

Martin Kingsley said...

And encompasses physical actions, might I add.

nailpolishblues said...

Martin, my sweet, as always you deliver.nie

Dan said...

Martin gets +1 word smith point.

nailpolishblues said...

He does indeed, Dan. And a cookie.

Martin Kingsley said...

You kids can be so sweet sometimes. Honestly, youse guyz.

Dan said...

I wanna rub his tummy

TimT said...

Typed Freudian slips are awesome. Some of my favourite:

Blog/bog

Curtly/cuntly

Drowning Adanimaby/drowning admirably

nailpolishblues said...

I wanna pinch Martin's cute little cheeks.

Dan, see above - your idea is good though. Wonder if it would bring us luck?

Tim, cuntly is always good. Always.