Mixed Constructions
A mixed construction is a sentence with incompatible elements that begins with one type of structure and shifts to another type of structure. In these...
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Passive Voice
Passive Voice
The passive voice is often maligned by grammazons as a bad writing habit. Or, to put it in the active voice, grammazons across the English-speaking...
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Parallelism
Parallelism
Parallel sentence elements in grammar are just like parallel lines in geometry: they face the same direction and never meet. More precisely, in grammar, it’s...
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The Singular They
The Singular They
What Is the Singular They? They is a third-person pronoun, usually referring to a group of something. It is possible, however, to use they in...
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