Grammar Term
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Te Ka Mo Lo

"Temporal - Kausal - Modal -Lokal"
Common attempt to describe German word order. It says the elements line up based on content. It works okay, but it misses completely what's really going on in sentences.

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**Here are the posts in which I have talked about this concept in detail.**
German Word Order - Beyond Rules

We'll start tackling German Word Order and Sentence Structure. We'll see what's really going on under the hood and see why rules fail and what we need instead.

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