Benjamin Barrett gogaku at IX.NETCOM.COM
Sun Dec 15 21:56:59 UTC 2002

The graduate students use it in the Linguistics Department at the
University of Washington. I know I didn't like it at first, but it's a
word that's needed...

Benjamin Barrett
Live from Tukwila

-----Original Message-----
From: American Dialect Society [mailto:ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] On Behalf
Of Peter Richardson
Sent: Monday, 09 December, 2002 14:46

Has anyone heard _mentee_? The pattern is obvious (cf. lessor/lessee),
but I wonder about the specific form. (Personally, I like manatee.)


Peter R.

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