How to use the word frontier correctly?
For example, is this sentence correct:
Imagination enables going beyond the scientific knowledge frontier.
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Generally, you use either frontier of something
or alone, if the context makes it clear what kind of frontier is meant.
The adverbs attached directly usually describe the frontier itself, not what it is a frontier of:
By definition the frontier is the groundbreaking arena. You can be at the frontline or bleeding edge of research or the frontier of scientific knowledge; I'm not sure what lay beyond that virtual frontier. You could easily go beyond a physical frontier but essentially you'll be talking about something else entirely, not the subject of the frontier.