eggcorn - or just a misspelling?

Alice Faber faber at HASKINS.YALE.EDU
Fri Mar 10 20:18:34 UTC 2006

Bethany K. Dumas wrote:
>> _____ is diabetic and prown to forget to take her meds.

Well, if an eggcorn involves some kind of reanalysis, it would be hard
to analyze this "error" as an eggcorn; what's it a blend of? So, I vote
for misspelling.

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