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Play on Words



“Play on words” means a word or words that has more than one meaning. “I found my sole in San Francisco” is a play on words. Sole could mean the bottom of your feet or your shoes. Or sole could make you think of soul, meaning your spirit or your psyche. The question is what kind of sole you found in San Francisco: The bottom of your feet? Did you walk around the city? Did you buy new shoes? What does sole have to do with barefoot wine?


Play on words: word play, usually has more than one meaning
Spirit: emotions and character
Psyche: emotions and mind



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