You're all right.
It's just the use of English to define it and pin down what it is.
My 2 cents,
what we're actually talking about is Limit Point analysis.
It's a wonderful thing, when we get it right . A great tool to diagnose how we get it wrong. The first tool we reach for after learning Roadcraft and putting it into practise.
... if Riding is about enjoying a Ride, having fun - and coming home at the end.