JohnK wrote:No I m not studying them professionaly, I just like this kind of history of language and there are some parts that I still remember from the days back at school, when studied some texts. I especially find very very interesting the etymology of words, but that s another subject!
The reversal gives emphasis on the first word either the verb or the noun, whatever goes first. It was sometimes used by some modern poets but that would sound strange for a modern speaker.
A man after my own heart as a fellow lover of languages!