Kinds of adverbs in English
The table below shows the types of adverbs used in English along with their definitions and examples.
|Adverbs of Manner
|Adverbs of manner provide information on how someone does something.
|Jack drives very carefully.
|Adverbs of Time
|Adverbs of time provide information on when something happens.
|We'll let you know our decision next week.
|Adverbs of Frequency
|Adverbs of frequency provide information on how often something happens.
|They usually get to work at eight o'clock.
|Adverbs of Degree
|Adverbs of degree provide information concerning how much of something is done.
|They like playing golf a lot.
|Adverbs of Comment
|Adverbs of comment provide a comment, or opinion about a situation.
|Fortunately, there were enough seats left for the concert.
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