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# A Real Life Example: “The Inaugural Stumble” On January 20, 2008, Chief Justice Roberts gave Barack Obama the presidential oath. Unexpectedly, the Chief Justice changed the word order of the traditional oath. Why? As a strict grammarian, he wanted to avoid splitting the verb phrase with an adverb. There was a moment of silence. Continue Reading