Some distinguish these three classes of
error from the solecism, styling addition a pleonasm,
omission an ellipse, and transposition anastrophe: and
they assert that if anastrophe is a solecism, hyperbaton
might also be so called.
Quintilian. With an English Translation. Harold Edgeworth Butler. Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann, Ltd. 1920.
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