We are going to have help learning about adverbs from…
DANNY the DOG!
DESCRIBE - verbs, adjectives,
sentences, or other adverbs
describe a place, manner, or time
Let’s have Danny the dog help show us what all this means!
3. Adverbs of place tell
Where is Danny the dog?
4. Danny the dog is…
There, outside, and on the road are all adverbs; they tell
us WHERE Danny is.
on the road
5. Adverbs of manner tell
How is Danny running?
6. Danny the dog is running…
Fast and very are adverbs; they both tell us HOW.
7. Adverbs of time tell
Yesterday, Wednesday, and today are all adverbs; they
tell us WHEN Danny went running.
When did Danny go running outside?
8. Also, adverbs of time tell
A day and an hour are both adverbs;
they tell us HOW LONG Danny went running.
How long did Danny go running?
9. Finally, adverbs of time tell
Always, usually, sometimes, rarely, and never are
all adverbs; they tell us HOW OFTEN Danny went
How often does Danny go running?
100% of the time
0% of the time
10. What has Danny the dog taught us?
Adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, sentences, and
Adverbs of place tell where
Adverbs of manner tell how
The dog ran outside.
The dog ran quickly.
Adverbs of time tell when, how long, or how often
The dog ran yesterday.