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A Comic on Parallel Structure

Parallel structure will help improve the clarity and efficiency of your writing. All of the items in a series should use the same form, regardless of whether or not they are words, phrases, or clauses. 359 more words


Editing Tip #42

Repetitive Words & Phrases ~

As authors we tend to repeat words and ideas for two reasons:

1) by accident

2) on purpose

I know, this seems ridiculously straightforward but it’s important to recognize where we do this in our writing and why during the editing process to help make our work speak clearly and keep our readers’ attention. 695 more words