Parallel constructions and their cohesive function in discourse
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DISCOURSE ON INNOVATION, INTEGRATION AND EDUCATION,
Vol. 2 No. 2 (2021): Vol. 2 Issue 2, 2021
This current paper presents the essence of the notion of parallel construction, significance of this concept in structuring sentences, using correct parts of speech in parallel way to make our utterance effective, how to differ correct and incorrect parallel structures and its usage in political speech as one of the stylistic devices to increase the interest and motivate the reader or listener. Parallel constructions also connect with other literary devices in order to strengthen the influence obtained by these devices. Then it discusses the cohesive device with the poems by famous Uzbek poet Muhammad Yusuf and differentiates the types of parallel structure such as Semantic parallel construction, Syntactic parallel construction, Morphological parallel construction, Grammatical parallel construction and Phonological parallel construction.
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