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    what is the difference between the 2 following sentences?
    + You should not travel alone under any circumstances.
    + Under no circumstances should you travel alone.

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    No difference (in meaning).

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    The second is an example of inversion- it doesn't change the meaning, but it's fairly formal and can be used to give the sentence more emphasis.

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