Everything seemed normal except for the anachronism of the man riding a horse down the street. One country colonizing another country is an anachronism in today's global environment.
Pronouns usually refer to antecedents.
By most accounts, the war in Iraq has been a tremendous debacle.
I am confident that I will be fully exonerated if I'm given a fair trial.
I am the most lucid right after a cup of coffee. His style of writing was very clear and lucid.
The current concentration of ownership of media has had a pernicious effect on democracy in the US.
Many politicians employ teams of wily advisors to help them skirt the law.