Posted by ESC on December 18, 2007
In Reply to: Words within words posted by RRC on December 18, 2007
: : : What is it called when you use a word in a word, i.e. You are "Sand"sational?
: : Not very punny?
: : L
: Some other possiblities are portmanteau, blend, and compound.
Sandwich words are when the word is inserted in the middle. Fan(flipping)tastic.