How to form advebs?
How do you change words into adverbs
1) An adverb is a word or set of words that modifies verbs, adjectives, or other adverbs. Usually adverbs modify verbs, telling us how, how often, when, or where something was done.
We walked really slowly.
2) In most cases, an adverb is formed by adding -ly to an adjective.
slow – slowly
Adverbs formed from adjectives ending in -l have double l.
careful – carefully
If the adjective ends in -y, replace the y with i and add -ly
easy – easily
If the adjective ends in -able, -ible, or -le, replace the -e with -y.
probable – probably, terrible – terribly, gentle – gently
If the adjective ends in -ic, add -ally. There is an exception: public – publicly.
economic – economically
Adjectives that end in -ly, such as friendly or lively, can't be made into adverbs by adding -ly. We can use ‘in a friendly way/manner’ instead.
He talked to me in a friendly manner.
The following adverbs have the same form as the adjectives: early, fast, hard, high, late, near, straight, wrong.
The train is very fast. (adjective)
The train goes fast. (adverb)
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