Adverbs
In the sentence 'The greyounds ran quickly', which is the adverb?

Adverbs

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Adverbs are used to modify other words. Adverbs add to the verb. In the sentence 'He shouted loudly to his friend', the verb is 'shouted' and the adverb is 'loudly'. The word 'loudly' adds to the verb.

Select the adverbs in the following sentences of our quiz on Adverbs.

1.
He ran quickly in last year's race.
last year's
quickly
race
He ran
The word 'quickly' adds to the verb 'ran'
2.
Use words effectively to produce interesting writing.
words
interesting writing
Use
effectively
The word 'effectively' adds to the verb 'use'
3.
Produce interesting writing consistently using adverbs.
interesting writing
consistently
using adverbs
Produce
The word 'consistently' adds to the verb 'produce'
4.
Interesting writing is produced by using adverbs well.
Interesting writing
is produced
well
using adverbs
5.
Produce writing efficiently using adverbs well.
Produce, using
efficiently, well
writing, adverbs
Produce, well
6.
Write efficiently using many adverbs effectively.
efficiently, effectively
Write, using
many adverbs
using many
7.
Use many adverbs effectively to enhance your writing.
effectively
enhance
many
Use
8.
Many interesting adverbs enhance writing appropriately.
appropriately
interesting
enhance
writing
9.
He ran quickly last season but slowly this season.
last season, this season
last, this
quickly, slowly
He ran, but
10.
He started slowly then ran quickly and finished early.
slowly, quickly, early
started, ran, finished
He, then, and
slowly, quickly, finished
Author:  Sue Daish

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