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Which sentence uses correct parallel construction? A. Anyone who is going to work here will have to be athletic, an intelligent person, and have a good sense of humor. B. The painter wore glasses, gloves, and boots. C. Most people enjoy ice cream and the plant grows. D. You can either talk to the manager about your problem or writing a letter to the president of the company.
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User: Which sentence uses correct parallel construction? A. Anyone who is going to work here will have to be athletic, an intelligent person, and have a good sense of humor. B. The painter wore glasses, gloves, and boots. C. Most people enjoy ice cream and the plant grows. D. You can either talk to the manager about your problem or writing a letter to the president of the company.

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The sentence that uses parallel construction is:
The painter wore glasses, gloves, and boots.

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The answer is not 'D' here, it should be B. The painter wore glasses, gloves, and boots.

In 'D', "talk to the manager [...] or writing a letter [...]" does not follow consistent parallel structure.
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