bulleted list gone bad

Tampa English Tutor Finds Good Post on Punctuating Bulleted Lists

Posted on 22nd February 2012 in Tampa Writing Tutor

Check out Lynn’s post about properly punctuating bulleted lists.

She includes a great run down of the ways that TheĀ  Chicago Manual of Style, Gregg’s Reference Manual and Garner’s Modern American Usage differ in the punctuation guidance they give.

bulleted list gone bad

This bulleted list isn't quite parallel and leaves a bad taste in my mouth. Image by Ben Ostrosky and licensed under cc by 2.0. Visit's Ben's blog at http://sylvar.livejournal.com/

My pet peeve is bulleted lists that don’t follow the rules of parallel structure.

Eric Anderson is an English and history tutor in Wesley Chapel, Florida.

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