I am not sure about the position of 'of course' inside a sentence.

Please consider these two versions and comment on that:

  1. A comprehensive documentation would of course be highly valuable...
  2. A comprehensive documentation of course would be highly valuable...
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    I also prefer v.(1).
    – TrevorD
    May 31, 2013 at 23:43

1 Answer 1


The first option implies a gentler criticism than the second. The second implies that "any fool would know this".

  • That's litcrit, Sir.
    – Kris
    Jun 1, 2013 at 7:32

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