adrianus wrote:It is recommended to all victims of violence that, if you cannot move away or successfully fight back, you engage your assailant in a way that personalizes and distracts. Word order has great power to do both, as well as to confuse, so embrace the knowledge and exploit it to your advantage. A last resort is to engage one's assailant in a discussion of word order itself. You underestimate the power of word order, cdm2003. Try fighting a lawyer.