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Parallelism Practice

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Studies, Cries and Parties

Question 1/9

Marcy was very tired after finals, the _________ wore her out.

Studying, Crying and Partying

Studying, Crying and Parties

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All verbs had "ing" at the end.

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This sentence is perfect

Question 2/9

The angry customer wanted to exchange the sweater, to obtain a refund, or she wanted to speak to the manager.

This sentence could use some changes.

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We can change this to;"The frustrtaed customer wanted to exchange the sweater, obtain a refund, or speak to the manager."

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This sentence is perfect

Question 3/9

Xavier not only is a novelist but also a poet.

this could use some changes.

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Change this to "Francine is not only a novelist but also a poet"Think about our subject and what our subject is being described as,

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To love is losing control

Question 4/9

Use parallel structure with words joined by a linking verb.

To love is to lose control

loving is to lose control

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Question 5/9

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Question 6/9

Mom said we could either go to Chuck - E - Cheese or Dave & Busters.

This sentence needs some changes

This sentence is perfect

RIGHT!

Either pairs with or and Neither pairs with nor

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This sentence could use some changes

Question 7/9

Face-time me after you've had the baby or when you get home

This sentence is perfect

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Question 8/9

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Sentence 1

Question 9/9

Which sentence uses parallel structure correctly?1. She's not only judgemental but also selfish. 2. I'd like to own both a Corvette or a Tesla3. Do you know if mom is either allergic to cats and dogs.

Sentence 3

Sentence 2

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Try again! pay attention to the pattern or theme of the sentence.

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