Shonen Knife Wordplay
Shonen Knife lyrics contain much wordplay, sometimes monolingual
(week / weak), sometimes bilingual (bakagai / baka guy).
Here are a few examples...
bakagai / baka guy
Two kinds of caterpillar
, one a big green insect and the other
a big yellow machine, both creating ecological devastation but on
different scales. (Little Tree
; Noted by Don Leighty)
A cat dancing on a flying saucer in the Milky Way... and cats drink
milk from saucers! (I Am A Cat
Noted by Casbah)
week / weak
After outlining one typical week of fun and then repeatedly chanting "One
week one week one week one week...", Naoko's conclusion is that she has
described "one weak life". (One Week Life
One Week Life
; Noted by George Ojisan)
1 Novembro 2001 modifita, de Ailanto verkita.