NOT a typo!!
Greek meaning of anastrophe= "a turning back, a turning upside down"
How it is used in literature
It can also be used by poets to fit a rhyme scheme.
(Max Shulman, The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis. Doubleday, 1951)
"Sure I am of this, that you have only to endure to conquer."
(Winston Churchill, address delivered at the Guildhall, London, Sep. 14, 1914)
Alexander Pope in Epistle To A Lady:
"How many pictures of one Nymph we view,
All how unlike each other, all how true!"
Class Activity: How would these sentences normally be said?
2. Troubles, everybody's got.
3. She looked at the sky dark and menacing.
Nordquist, Richard. "Anastrophe - Definition and Examples." Anastrophe (rhetoric). About.com, n.d. Web. 15 Dec. 2014. <http://grammar.about.com/od/ab/g/anastropheterm.htm>.
"Anastrophe." Anastrophe. N.p., n.d. Web. 15 Dec. 2014. <http://rhetoric.byu.edu/figures/A/anastrophe.htm>