Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Peevish comment

Here's a comment to my blog entry on pet peeves.

Suzanne said...

I love reading other editors' pet peeves. It makes me feel less alone. Lack of parallel structure is one of mine. I see this kind of construction all the time, and it makes me slightly batty: "He is studious, kind, and loves animals." Bleah. --Suzanne www.suzannemeyersediting.com
Yes, lack of parallel construction bothers me, too. Here's the link to a blog entry I did last year on the subject:

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