Word Break Error: noun. When a child breaks words into sections, causing a misunderstanding.
Our neighbor's tween daughter was visiting this evening. She was sitting on the floor and playing with the dog, when Monkey Son #1 asked her where she lives.
"I live across the street," she replied.
"Yes, she's Ms. ____'s daughter. Ms.____ and Ms.____ are her sisters," I told him. "Where do you live?"
"I live here," he answered.
"What's your address?" I pressed.
Monkey Son #1 looked at our neighbor's daughter. "She's not wearing a dress. She's wearing...uh, shorts."