Les Mots-Valises

Otherwise known as “portmanteau” in English

Speech Shorteners
fomple – “for example”
yon – “you know”
nyeos – “no” & “yes”

Descriptors
chult – “child” & “adult”
siperate – “single” & “desperate”
storny – “stormy” & “sunny”
hangry – “hungry” & “angry”

Nouns
egaylity – “equality” & “gay”
goosty – “good story”
mistory – “mystery story”

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