Examples of Figures of Speech: Schemes: Changes in Word Order
Examples of Schemes: Changes in Word Order
Changes in word order
Insertion of a verbal unit that interrupts normal syntactical flow.
- Inversion of natural word order.
One binge does not a bulemic make
I got, so far as the immediate moment was concerned, away
Note: Do not confuse with the punctuation mark. This figure can occur without "( )."
Addition of an adjacent, coordinate, explanatory element.
Women of this sortbeachcombers, beauty queens, mirror-gazers,
supermodel wannabesnever forgive the sins of cellulite