All they will call you will be “escapees”

Well, maybe also “escapers”, or even “escapettes”, as in this One Big Happy cartoon from 8/17, which taps into a much-studied phenomenon in English morphology: (#1) From my 1/9/15 posting “-ee” (warning: this goes, unavoidably, pretty deep into the technical weeds of syntax and semantics): The great resource on [the English derivational suffix] –ee is a 1998 … Continue reading All they will call you will be “escapees”