Chemical reaction (Metathesis) Music: Beastie Boys, Stepanida, Glen Valez Choreography: Jacek Łumiński Performed by: Sylwia Hefczyńska – Lewandowska, Eva Lackova, Korina Kordova, Sebastian Zajkowski, Aleksander Kopański Lights: Marcin Wadowski
Metathesis is in general, a chemical exchange, or double replacement reaction. This type of reaction is also called double decomposition.
Metathesis in linguistics – means transposition within a word of letters, sounds, or syllables, as in the change from Old English bird to modern English bird or in the confusion of modern for modern. (Webster’s)