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ADVERBS

Adverbs add to the meaning of words. Adverbs modify or tell us more

Types of
Usage Examples
adverbs
Adverbs of Tell us where an action 1. Leave your bags here.
place takes place. 2. The books were scattered everyw
floor.
Adverb of Tell us when an action 1. Mother is cooking dinner now.
times takes place. 2. Nadia is leaving for England soon

Adverbs of Tell us how an action is 1. Ali ran quickly up the stairs.
manner carried out. 2. The girl spoke softly to her friend

Adverbs of Tell us the degree or 1. This pair of pants is too big for m
degree extent of an action. 2. The old man was severely injured
accident.
Adverbs of Tell us how often an 1. I have often visited the zoo.
frequency action takes place. 2. I have never been to London.

EXERCISE C
Question 10-15
Read the passage below. Choose the correct answer.

Yesterday, when Amin was cycling along the road. Suddenly he saw a snatch t
grab a woman’s chain. The thief pulled it so ____________(11) that the chain cu
neck and she started to bleed _____________(12) on the neck. When she saw th
blood, she fainted ______________(13) on the road. Amin ran ______________(14)
public telephone booth and called the ambulance. The ambulance came
________________(15) and took the lady to the hospital.
11 A. carefully B. roughly C. heavily D. strongly

patiently B. badly 13 A. nearly B. slowly D. anxiously Exercise C . willingly D. fast C. soon C. gradually 14 A. gently D.12 A. quickly C. suddenly B. bravely 15 A. always C. slowly D. immediatelB.

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