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Question 1

Of the choices below, which sentence demonstrates parallelism?
a.

Sydney slept late on Saturday.
b.

Clint made a cake for dessert and had milk with it.
c.

To Kill a Mockingbird is a classic American novel about a young girl's journey to understanding society and its problems.
d.

The Count of Monte Cristo is a novel about revenge, love, and justice.

i pick (a)

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  2. 1
asked by ryan
  1. Are you clear on what parallelism is?

    posted by Writeacher
  2. no i am not

    posted by ryan
  3. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/parallelism.htm

    Read this carefully and study the examples in the charts.

    posted by Writeacher
  4. I don't see any parallelism in a.

    http://examples.yourdictionary.com/examples-of-parallelism.html

    posted by Ms. Sue
  5. i pick (d)

    posted by ryan
  6. Yes, D.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  7. no it c

    posted by 8

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