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What are the adverb(s) in the following sentence
The teacher seemed unusually cheerful.
Is it unusually and cheerful?
Unusually is an adverb modifying the adjective cheerful.
There's only one adverb in that sentence.
How about this one?
The summer rain fell extremely heavily.
Are extremely and heavily both adverbs that describe fell?
Yes. They are both adverbs modifying fell.
The story ended very happily.
Adverbs very and happily or only
Both very and happily are adverbs.
Very modifies happily.
Happily modifies ended.