Parallel Construction

Parallel construction involves balancing phrases or clauses within a sentence such that they maintain similar structure.

Examples of Parallel Construction

Some examples of parallel construction would be the following:

Jacob’s presentation was cohesive, captivating, and funny.

Thomas likes surfing, skiing, skateboarding, and snowboarding.

Every night, Mara gets home, eats dinner, and runs around the neighborhood.

The judges tasted each dish, took careful notes, and selected a winner.

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