'With no man more than Pope are such personal considerations relevant and cogent.'

-History of English Literature, by Edward Albert

Why are is used prior to the subject 'such personal constructions relevant and cogent'. I know 'Fronting', where we move prepositional phrase at the start of the sentence to create emphasis. But can we do the same thing with verbs too?


Because that's how the construction works. When a phrase is moved to the start of the sentence for emphasis, the verb has to change its place as well.

Only in [this region] can you see such spectacular scenery.

Only in the country do I feel at peace.

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