Definition of Parallelism
using elements in writing sentences that are grammatically similar or symmetrical
Examples of Parallelism in a sentence
Parallelism in writing requires you to say ‘I like skiing, swimming, and dancing” instead of “I like skiing, to swim, and some dances.”
Because his work lacked parallelism, the author was encouraged to make the sentences in his intro more grammatically symmetrical.
The sentence ‘My face is washed, and my hair is combed” illustrates parallelism and natural phrase flow.
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