Read the following sentence. Decide if the BOLD adverb modifies a verb, adjective, or adverb.
She opened her eyes SLOWLY when the alarm went off.
english - SraJMcGin, Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at 10:02am
adverb. Many adverbs end in "ly" but not all. It modifies the verb (opened) and answers the question "how?"