Parallelism in sentences
INSTRUCTIONS: Rewrite the following Santences to make sentence construction
1. Greg,and Chuck spent most ofthe summer playing chess on the porch,
swimming in the pool and sailed on the lake.
Strategic Writing .
Department of Journalism
Ball State University
Fall Semester 2013
Instructor: John Ginter
Office: ADJUNCT FACULTY 382'
Office hours: 10—11 am. Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Appointments at other times available upon req
The Indianapolis Star
Monday, October 29, 2012
via/X Indianapolis, Indiana State Edition
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LEARNING COPY—EDITING SYMBOLS
INSTRUCTIONS: Use the proper copy—editing symbols to
correct typing, spelling and style errors in the story
below. Also remember to circle information that should not
be set into type.
y JESSICA BALDWIN A Flush left,
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WHEN WORDS COLLIDE CHAPTER 8 NAME!
1. Does the following sentence require a comma after the word bill.
Underline yes or no.
The senators approved the health bill, but they rejected several of its amendments.
2. Underline the appositive [also calle