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Sentence Consistency and Parallelism (errors in consistency, such as shifts in verb tense or a lack of parallel structure in equivalent sentence parts.


A.The hapless duck fell from the sky with a loud thud and quacking as it descended.

b.Abraham Lincoln was endowed with a quick wit, with a keen intellect, and with the ability to write and deliver moving speeches.

c.The group can either follow the fellow in the yellow raincoat or wait here until the rain subsides.

d.He hesitated to tell her the news of his engagement and about the wedding that was to take place the following week.

the answer is b

  • English II -

    No, B is correct.

    Again, focus on verb tenses.

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    its a

  • English II -

    Yes, A.

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