Male C. Pig a.k.a. Svinopolist (piggymouse) wrote,
Male C. Pig a.k.a. Svinopolist
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[language,poll] A question on English grammar

During the lunch today, my colleagues and I came to the following question we were not able to answer. Please help!

Poll #94144 Complex English nouns for actors

Which are the right ways to derive a noun from a verb with preposition?

shutter-upper, fucker-offer
1(8.3%)
shut-upper, fuck-offer
6(50.0%)
shutter-up, fucker-off
3(25.0%)
up-shutter, off-fucker
1(8.3%)
Other
0(0.0%)

Please specify the Other right way.

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Ignore all polls from user piggymouse.
1(100.0%)

Update: Here is a post on the same topic by another participant in the aforementioned discussion.

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