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    Happy Rotter

    I 've always wished to make a study( psy-sociological, cultural) on Harry Potter. Every relevant analysis will be welcomed.
    Has anybody ever found the anagram Happy rotter ? or Am I the first ?


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    Re: Happy Rotter

    Sadly, Chomat - you haven't - Harry Potter only has one "p".

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    Re: Happy Rotter

    Yes I am a hapless man but orally speaking, the anagram works.
    Alain


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    Re: Happy Rotter

    Technically an anagram must contain exactly the letters in the original. What you have is a "soundalike".

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    Re: Happy Rotter

    Wouldn't it be a spoonerism ?
    Thank you Alain


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    Re: Happy Rotter

    Seems a fair description - Yes

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