The Infinite Power of Grammar
Journal of Legal Education Vol. 67, No. 3 (2018): 853-859
7 Pages Posted: 6 Jul 2018 Last revised: 9 Jan 2019
Advocates of all kinds spend a lot of time trying to find the right word. This essays suggests an additional strategy: finding the right word order. Skillful uses of syntax can have major persuasive payoffs.
Keywords: Joan Didion, syntax, advocacy, persuasion, writing, drafting, editing
JEL Classification: K10
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation