1‘a fence was erected to prevent people trampling on the flowers’
tread, tramp, stamp, walk over
squash, crush, flatten, compress, press, press down, compact, pound, tamp down, mangle, pulp, mash, pulverize
2‘we do nothing but trample over their feelings’
treat with contempt, ride roughshod over, disregard, set at naught, show no consideration for, treat inconsiderately, treat disrespectfully, take for granted, encroach on, infringe, abuse, do violence to
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.