Adverbs (to use)

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Adverbs (to use)

  1. 1. ADVERBS
  2. 2. WHAT IS AN ADVERB?  Adverbs modify three things:  Verbs  Adjectives  Other Adverbs  An adverb tells you many things:  How?  When?  Where?  Why?  How Much (to what extent)?
  3. 3. ADVERBS MODIFY VERBS  Adverbs modify verbs, answering the questions  How?  Worked quietly  Where?  The soldiers marched forward  When?   She visits often ADVERB LIST
  4. 4. ADVERBS MODIFY ADJECTIVES  Adverbs modify adjectives, answering the question   The light was very bright   To what extent The barrel was almost full ADVERB LIST
  5. 5. ADVERBS MODIFY ADVERBS Adverbs modify adverbs, answering the question  To what extent     He walked very slowly The movie finished too abruptly ADVERB LIST
  6. 6. ADVERBS VS. ADJECTIVES  Adjectives modify NOUNS  Adverbs modify VERBS, ADJECTIVES, and OTHER ADVERBS  ADVERB LIST
  7. 7. DEGREES OF ADVERBS Positive = No comparison Comparative = Compares two people or things Superlative = Compares more than two people or things
  8. 8. MODIFYING ADVERBS adverbs that have an “ly” ending form their comparative and superlative forms by adding the adverbs more or most in front of it. All

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