Answered By: Paul Lai
Last Updated: Jul 17, 2023     Views: 767

Parallelism, also known as parallel structure or parallel construction, means structuring each element of a sentence with the same grammatical structure, keeping a sense of consistency. Parallelism is especially helpful for the reader when a writer is listing information.

 

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