1)并列连词and.but.as well as.or else,both and.either or,neither
nor.not only but also,whether or,rather than等与从属连词than均可连接平行结构。
e.g Shs is a beautiful and elegant woman.她是一位漂亮而高雅的女子。
e.g Some find swimming more enjoyable than sitting at home reading.
e.g This is the lady who listens to the poor and ministers to their wants.
e.g He asked me whether I had received the check and whether I had cashed it.
1)prefer后面接的平行结构 prefer to do sth
prefer sth.go sth
prefer doing(sth).to doing(sth) prefer to do(sth)rather
2)在would /had rather/sooner与would/had as soon as 结构中要用平行结构
would/had as soon do (sth ) as do (sth)
e.g I would as soon stay at home as go shopping. 我宁可呆在家也不愿去逛街购物