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Noun (futsuumeishi)
Linguistics terminology
inversion of the word order in a sentence, anastropheInversion, Umkehrung der normalen Wortreihenfolge eines Satzes zur Betonung

ON: トウKUN: たお.れる, -だお.れ, たお.す, さかさま, さかさ, さかしま
overthrow, fall, collapse, drop, break down

ON: KUN: お.く, -お.き
placement, put, set, deposit, leave behind, keep, employ, pawn

ON: ホウ, ハッ, ホッ, フランKUN: のり
method, law, rule, principle, model, system

Example sentences
倒置法は言葉の前後を入れ替えることにより文章を強調する効果があります。Parts: 倒置法 (とうちほう), 言葉 (ことば), 前後 (ぜんご), 入れ替える (いれかえる), (こと), に依り (により), 文章 (ぶんしょう), 強調 (きょうちょう), 効果 (こうか), 有る (ある)Anastrophe, by switching around words, has the effect of emphasizing text.

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