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Post by Beverly Terry on July 23, 2013

Isn't that a gender problem? (There's no way to change something after you press enter.)

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Last reply by: Professor Hendershot
Tue Jul 23, 2013 7:32 PM

Post by Beverly Terry on July 23, 2013

I'm confused as to why politician was replaced by his in the example. Is that not a gender problem?


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  • Intro 0:00
  • Lesson Overview 0:07
  • What is Parallelism? 0:28
    • Definition
    • Examples
  • When to Use Parallel Structure 1:33
    • Items in a List
    • Items in Pairs
    • Items Being Compared
    • Repeat Signal Words
  • Correcting Faulty Parallelism 4:21
    • One Item is Faulty
    • Two Items with Different Structures
  • Practice 5:56
  • Practice Answer 6:15
  • Practice 2 6:35
  • Practice 2 Answer 6:52
  • Practice 3 7:19
  • Practice 3 Answer 7:40