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Sentence Correction - The Tricky Parallel Structure

Parallelism is an error-type that anyone who has ever prepped for GMAT® Sentence Correction will know. It is a very popular error type with test-takers since it is easy to spot and eliminate incorrect answer options. 516 more words

GMAT Verbal

Grammar Demons, Take That (Part 12)

What is Parallel Structure?

Single words, multi-word phrases and clauses can be made parallel by ensuring each item is equal. Examples of parallel structure include multiple gerunds or –ing verbals that function as nouns, past participles, infinitive phrases (to be) and complete clauses that include a subject and predicate. 60 more words

Interesting Stuffs

Writing Cause and Effect

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First of all, let’s clarify the difference between affect and effect.

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Now, consider cause and effect.

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Writing

How do I use the phrase, ''not only... but also''?

Answer by Mike Mendis:

We use “not only … but also” when we want to say that two things are true, but one of those two things is less obviously true than the other, or when one of them is expected to be true but the other one is not generally expected to be true. 307 more words

Language

English Language - Parallel Stucture

The words ‘parallel structure’ may bring some geometric picture before you. Yes, it is something like that. With reference to language, it means grouping together two or more similar words or ideas. 172 more words

Technical Writing