Questions tagged with adverbs

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When does the word "though" act as an adverb?
As I know, the word "though" doesn't need a comma before it if it's an adverb. How do I know ...
Adverb adverbs +2 votes, asked Oct 21 by Brian
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When does the word "though" act as an adverb?
As I know, the word "though" doesn't need a comma before it if it's an adverb. How do I know ...
Adverb adverbs 0 votes, asked Oct 21 by Brian
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Adverbs scourge
I use Grammarly and I like it very much. But I see that there are other tools that take note ...
adverbs +1 vote, asked Oct 18 by Narcis
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hello can you say, 'She drives extremely slowly.' ? is it an, adverb infinitive phrase? Thanks
adjective adverbs 0 votes, asked May 02 by rob
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Please remove this confusion
sun rises in the east. S+V+Adverbial I am on the farm. S+V+Adverbial Whats the concept n logic behind them that ...
adverbial adverbs 0 votes, asked Apr 01 by Oliver
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comparing with adverbs
Which sentence is correct? Her train runs more slowly than his. Her train runs slower than his.
comparing adverbs 0 votes, asked Mar 25 by kristine
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Adjectives vs Adverbs
I have come across the following grammatical structure a few times: It is adverbs vs adjectives: Bring it back safe ...
adjectives vs adverbs +1 vote, asked Jan 25 by Parsley
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Verb? Adverb surely? Or at least adjective.
I googled disquiet just now and the Google definition had this in its second entry:"verb1.make (someone) worried or uneasy."she felt ...
Adverb adverbs +1 vote, asked Jan 11 by Richie Butler
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Reporting capacity
Suppose I have a bottle of Thumbs Up having a capacity of 2.25 liters. Are the following phrases about its ...
adverbs 0 votes, edited Jan 06 by Abdul Quadir
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finding adverbs
Which of the words in this sentence are adverbs? The clock ticked loudly, filling the silence of the nearly empty ...
adverbs +1 vote, asked Jan 01 by quanny
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Adverbs modifying adverbs
At a recent family party, we were giving my Dad a hard time about his hearing. (He refused to believe ...
adverbs +1 vote, asked Dec 24 '15 by Matt Mazza
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Is "the same ... as when" correct?
I came across a difficult grammar question for me, while trying to write a short poem in English (I do ...
same when adverbs 0 votes, edited Dec 06 '15 by poems2015
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Where to place a frequency adverb in a sentence
I have to modify the sentence: "Only once we met with the salesman to discuss price." Where should only once ...
frequency adverbs 0 votes, asked Nov 30 '15 by Jade Spagnuolo
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Promixity concord
adverbs 0 votes, asked Nov 02 '15 by Kesse Stephen
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When adverbs get confusing...
I'm doing some practice with overall sentence diagramming by diagramming sentences I see in everyday conversations. This is one I'm ...
adverbs converting question to statement +2 votes, edited May 27 '15 by Francesca
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When did it become acceptable to drop the " ly" from adverbs? Hearing it is worse than listening to fingernails ...
adverbs 0 votes, asked May 10 '15 by Martha Matisa
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"you coming here please me" What is "you coming here" in the sentence? Is it a clause? If so which ...
clause nouns adverbs 0 votes, asked May 04 '15 by Maheen
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List all of the Adverbs in this sentence.
Slowly but surely the tortoise won the race.
adverbs 0 votes, asked Apr 24 '15 by Sean
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Is it correct to describe a pronoun in this way?
I was wondering whether this sentence is correct: "Impassive, he sat in his chair." I know that using the adverb ...
adjectives adverbs pronouns 0 votes, asked Nov 11 '14 by Simon
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The Words "Eagerly ,also, and ever "can all be adverbs.
adverbs 0 votes, asked Sep 11 '14 by Diana Guerrero
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Adverb Clauses Beginning with Present Participle?
Can an adverb clause that is not "cause and effect" of the subject, but rather further explaining that subject, begin ...
adverbs present participle 0 votes, asked Jul 30 '14 by Michael
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where are the adjectives and adverbs
My favorite movie of all time is The Matrix. This movie is intenser than any other. The main character of ...
adverbs adjectives 0 votes, asked Apr 19 '14 by Jenifer Clarke
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use of adverb in sentence
Which of the following is the correct placement of the adverb? The board is currently accepting proposals.... or The board ...
adverbs 0 votes, asked Oct 29 '13 by James Lamb
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Can I say "She is classically vocally trained"?
Can I say "She is classically vocally trained"?
adverbs 0 votes, asked Oct 08 '13 by cdenni2
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Order of Adverbs
Hi. I was coming up with a sentence about a married couple and presented a question which I couldn't find ...
order adverbs 0 votes, asked May 23 '13 by C.H.
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Hello! What is the definition of the word, "truly"? I have looked at online dictionaries, which have stated it means: ...
adverbs truly 0 votes, asked Mar 12 '13 by Abby
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