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English
Adverbs show condition -- they show the conditions under which the action of the verb is happening: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/adverbs.htm " ... adverbs often tell when, where, why, or under what conditions something happens or happened."
Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 9:16pm by Writeacher

English
Adverbs describe or modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. Adverbs tell when, where, why, to what extent, and how. Although adverbs often end in -ly, many adverbs do not end with this suffix. In the following sentences, I've capitalized the adverbs. She swam QUICKLY to ...
Tuesday, September 8, 2009 at 5:18pm by Ms. Sue

English
Please understand that no one here will do your work for you. However, we will be happy to read over whatever you come up with and make suggestions and/or corrections. Adjectives: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/adjectives.htm and http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/...
Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 1:48pm by Writeacher

Grammar
Most (not quite all) adverbs end in -ly. Take each of those verbs and write it separately; it'll be easier to think of an adverb for each one if you don't see them jammed all together! http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/adverbs.htm I'll get you started: run swiftly dance ...
Monday, October 27, 2008 at 9:24pm by Writeacher

Grammar
"in" is a preposition, not an adverb. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/adverbs.htm Try putting some of these words in where they make good sense: very mostly fast later earlier rather quite best (and there are other examples in that linked webpage above)
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 9:49pm by Writeacher

English
An adverb describes a verb, an adjective, or another adverb. Adverbs describe by telling where, how, when, how much... http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/adverbs.htm In this quotation, there is only one adverb and it's describing an adjective -- telling how much. If you ...
Monday, May 30, 2011 at 6:33am by Writeacher

Grammar
Many words can be identified as adverbs AND prepositions, depending on how they're used in the sentence. In your first sentence, "around" is an adverb. It's telling where the verb is taking place. In the second sentence, "around" is a preposition; the entire prepositional ...
Wednesday, August 13, 2008 at 9:46am by Writeacher

english
No, the correct sentence is a. Semicolons are used to separate EQUAL things, primarily independent clauses. The words "worse yet" are simply transitional, as you said, but they do not make up a complete independent clause. Semicolons: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/...
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 1:10am by Writeacher

English
I'll do the first two for you. 'Toy Story 3': Alternately affecting, hilarious and heartbreaking and the most original prison-escape movie ever made. adverbs: alternately, most, ever adjectives: affecting, hilarious, heartbreaking, the, original, prison-escape A worthy finale ...
Thursday, August 19, 2010 at 8:31pm by Writeacher

com 170
Please understand that no one here will write your sentences for you. Once you have written them up, you're welcome to repost if you want someone to read them over for you. Personal pronouns: I, me, my, mine you, your, yours he, him, his she, her, hers we, us, our, ours they, ...
Monday, January 3, 2011 at 6:49pm by Writeacher

grammar
Adverbs describe verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. They tell when, where, how, and to what extent. Which words do you think are adverbs? Which words do they describe? I'll be glad to check your answers.
Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 4:56pm by Ms. Sue

English
Here are two more links to help you find adjectives and adverbs: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/adjectives.htm http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/adverbs.htm
Sunday, December 12, 2010 at 10:52pm by Writeacher

COM155
It still had the witty comedy that we know and love. The movie is very emotional and has a very fitting title because this movie is the darkest in the series. Adjectives: witty emotional (with "very" it's superlative) fitting (with "very" it's superlative) this (pronominal ...
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 9:04pm by Writeacher

grammar
Adverbs tell when, where, why, and to what extent. This sentence has two adverbs. What do you think they are? We'll be glad to check your answers.
Tuesday, March 25, 2008 at 5:14pm by Ms. Sue

English
These two sentences have four adverbs. Remember that adverbs tell when, where, why, to what extent. They modify verbs, adjectives and other adverbs. Many adverbs end in -ly. What do you think the adverbs are in these sentences?
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 8:39pm by Ms. Sue

Writing
Every and realistic are not adverbs. One noticeable difference is not comparative. I found many adjectives and adverbs that you missed. In the first three sentences, these are the additional adjectives and adverbs. Also note that since the first "sentence" is run-on, it should...
Friday, August 5, 2011 at 12:45pm by Ms. Sue

English
Keep in mind that not all adverbs end in -ly and not all words that end in -ly are adverbs. In that first sentence, "quite" is the adverb. In the second sentence, "some" is a pronoun form being used as an adjective -- a pronominal adjective, as it's called. http://grammar.ccc....
Tuesday, January 15, 2008 at 11:50pm by Writeacher

Adverbs & Adjectives
Thank you, that is much more helpful. I took a few minutes to read the grammar book website and found it helpful as well. I am still not completely sure about the adverbs though. For adjectives I have interstellar, terrible, queasy, nominal and toppling For adverbs I have wont...
Friday, August 5, 2011 at 6:06pm by Anonymous

English
We'll be glad to HELP you identify the adjectives and adverbs. The first adjective is "professional," which modifies team. The first adverb is "only," which modifies "second." Study this site. http://www.grammarbook.com/grammar/adjAdv.asp I'll be glad to check your answers. Be...
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 8:45pm by Ms. Sue

grammar: pronoun,adjective,adverbs
Pronouns: girls,robber,and I adjectives: smarter,big,fat, and happy adverbs: intentionally, accidentally, quickly, Finally and loudly. Little confuse on there
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 10:21am by Renee

COM155
Adjectives: 2006 1976 stillborn another seven unique noticeable real-life impending major 1976 little more demonic (comparative) many great greatest (superlative) more realistic (comparative) less (comparative) 1976 both written bigger (comparative) Adverbs: Recently only ...
Friday, December 17, 2010 at 8:39pm by Writeacher

grammar: pronoun,adjective,adverbs
OK, what adjectives, adverbs, and pronouns do you find in here? Note: Be careful of this type of error: "there" when it should be "their" and others like this. Also watch where you do and don't put capital letters.
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 10:21am by Writeacher

English
We'll be glad to HELP you pick out the adjectives and adverbs. Study these sites carefully. Then post the adjectives and adverbs you find in this example. We'll be glad to correct your answers. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/adjectives.htm http://www.chompchomp.com/...
Thursday, August 19, 2010 at 8:31pm by Ms. Sue

com 155
We'll be glad to HELP you pick out the adjectives and adverbs. Study these sites carefully. Then post the adjectives and adverbs you find in this example. We'll be glad to correct your answers. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/adjectives.htm http://www.chompchomp.com/...
Friday, August 20, 2010 at 2:39pm by Ms. Sue

Com155
To get you started in the first sentence -- live, adj., modifies action teenage, adj., modifies son Study these sites to find the adverbs and other adjectives. Note: I only see two adverbs in this paragraph. http://www.grammarbook.com/grammar/adjAdv.asp http://languagearts....
Monday, April 4, 2011 at 8:59pm by Ms. Sue

English
If you understand adverbs, you'll see which one of those three adverbs describes another adverb. http://www.englishclub.com/grammar/adverb-what.htm
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 11:06am by Ms. Sue

Adverbs & Adjectives
Wow! This doesn't make much sense to me. Here are a couple of the most confusing parts: ~~ "It won't be the same for moviegoers in New York or LA, where they're used to..." What is "It"? Who are "they" - people in NY or people in LA? ~~ "metropoli" Is that supposed to be the ...
Friday, August 5, 2011 at 6:06pm by Writeacher

English
Are opening and professional adjectives or adverbs? Please take the time to study adjectives and adverbs. After you grasp these concepts, it should be easier to find these parts of speech. http://www.grammarbook.com/grammar/adjAdv.asp
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 9:52pm by Ms. Sue

Writing
Also adjectives: 2006 alone great 1977 both noticeable -- adj, but not comparative greatest = superlative adjective Also adverbs: then Still well ever not This is a verb, not an adjective: ~then they realize (adjective) These are not adverbs: ~ends up (adverb) broken down (...
Friday, August 5, 2011 at 8:45pm by Writeacher

6th grade grammar
Put brackets [ ] around the adverb in each of the following sentences. Write how if the adverbs tell how, when if the adverbs tells when, or where if the adverb tell where the action takes place. 1.Her grandmother said, “You cannot wear it now!” Please Help!
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 7:03pm by Susan

Emily
You have selected some verbs as adverbs. Notice how many adverbs end in "ly" but of course not all. What is an adverb? Please review this website and you'll want to change some of your answers: http://grammar.about.com/od/ab/g/adverbterm.htm Sra
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 9:45pm by SraJMcGin

grammar
Adjectives modify or describe nouns and pronouns. They answer the questions Which? What kind of? How many? Adverbs modify or describe verbs, adjectives and other adverbs. They answer the questions Where? When? Why? How? To what extent? To start you off -- The most important ...
Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 2:16pm by Ms. Sue

English
Hint: Adverbs tell when, where, why, and to what extent. They modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. Adverbs often end in -ly.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 7:32pm by Ms. Sue

Grammar
I find the following adverbs: LITTLE (Although little is usually an adjective, in this sentence it's an adverb, modifying the adjective, "sleepy." N'T (This is an abbreviation of "not." OFF (modifies "pass) IN is not an adverb. It's a preposition. The two adverbs you ...
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 9:49pm by Ms. Sue

Grammar
Having trouble how to start of my three sentence about credit with pronouns, adjectives,and adverbs. Adjectives and adverbs confuse me or I'm very confused to them. Sentences using pronouns, adjectives, and adverbs writing your credit problems. First sentence: My Aunt Shell ...
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 6:28am by Renee

Grammar
Here are Websites so you can make a list of adverbs to use: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=list+of+adverbs Sra
Monday, July 12, 2010 at 11:44pm by SraJMcGin

English
What is the adverb in these sentences? I got the answer, but can you check? In the past, scientists did not have much information about certain animals. Adverbs: Past, much With modern technology that has already changed. Adverbs: modern, already A cat will angrily claw. ...
Monday, March 28, 2011 at 5:28pm by Kayla

COM155
Many adverbs end in -ly. Other common adverbs: not, very, too Adverbs tell WHEN, WHERE, WHY, HOW, and TO WHAT EXTENT. If you're not sure, look the word up in a dictionary. Study the different uses to find its part of speech.
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 9:04pm by Ms. Sue

grammar
Adjectives modify nouns and pronouns. They tell which, what kind of, and how many. In your first two sentences, I've bolded the adjectives: A few years ago, I had filled out an application for a credit card from Capital One. I was accepted and given a spending limit of 300 ...
Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at 8:09pm by Ms. Sue

language arts (adverbs)
Dr. Jane and I answered the first one for you. Now it's your turn to try to answer the others. Remember that adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. I'll be glad to check your answers.
Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 6:55pm by Ms. Sue

grammar/ adverbs
thoroughly
Friday, March 16, 2007 at 12:28am by hilary w ayne

grammar: pronoun,adjective,adverbs
Thanks everyone
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 10:21am by Renee

grammar
adverbs-it was first played by the Iroquois
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 6:46pm by makiyqking

Sentences
If your teacher marks #3 incorrect, he/she may want you to use an appositive or a relative clause or something longer than one word as the parenthetical element. (If your teacher marks #3 correct, then you'll know he/she is accepting conjunctive adverbs as parenthetical.) http...
Thursday, November 3, 2011 at 3:47pm by Writeacher

grammar
The adverbs are "not" and "so," modifying the adjective "sure."
Friday, February 12, 2010 at 6:07pm by Ms. Sue

Grammar
IN the following sentence what words are the adverbs? "Up went the curtain and down went our spirits." I would choose Up and Down, only I thought they were prepositions? Now I am confused. thanks Pegg You chose correctly. In this case up and down are adverbs because they ...
Thursday, March 15, 2007 at 3:57pm by Pegg

English
Further...! Even better phrasing would be this: My background reflects my ability to complete multiple tasks accurately and quickly. The phrasing "accurately and in a timely manner" is not good because it's not parallel; that is, you should have two adverbs or two ...
Friday, August 8, 2008 at 6:51pm by Writeacher

grammar
Which adjectives and adverbs did you find? Please list them.
Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 2:16pm by Ms. Sue

grammar
why shouldnt you use two negative adverbs in a sentence.
Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 9:05pm by money

Grammar and writing
Adverbs tell when, where, why or how. Which word tells when?
Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at 7:47pm by Ms. Sue

English grammar
Please list the adjectives and adverbs you found.
Sunday, September 26, 2010 at 6:09pm by Ms. Sue

grammar: pronoun,adjective,adverbs
You're very welcome. Keep working on these things.
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 10:21am by Writeacher

grammar
Adverbs tell where, when, how, etc. What clause in there tells you one of those things?
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 7:46pm by Writeacher

English
In the past, scientists did not have much information about certain animals. Adverbs: Past, much "Past" is a noun in this sentence; "much" is an adjective in this sentence. With modern technology that has already changed. Adverbs: modern, already "modern" is an adj; "already" ...
Monday, March 28, 2011 at 5:28pm by Writeacher

grammar
In the sentence: At first, Bill mainly wrote fiction, what are the adverbs and what do they modify?
Thursday, May 7, 2009 at 9:41pm by tim

grammar: pronoun,adjective,adverbs
Yes, the police got the brother and the two sister
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 10:21am by Renee

grammar and writing
Adverbs tell where, how, or WHEN a verb happens. What word in here is telling WHEN?
Monday, May 2, 2011 at 6:20am by Writeacher

grammar
As I indicated in one of your later posts, words ending in "-ly" tend to be adverbs.
Sunday, July 5, 2009 at 2:23pm by PsyDAG

Grammar
Thank you Writeacher although I am not writing it, I am only finding the adverbs in the paragraph in its current form.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 9:49pm by Jim

Grammar
**Are the adverbs and adjectives correct? **Are there any other adverbs or adjectives i missed? **The adverbs are surronded by <> and the adjectives are surronded by (). **The second paragraph is the second part of the assingment, are than any grammar errors in it, and ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 8:18pm by Angelina

English
Some are called subordinating conjunctions: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/conjunctions.htm#subordinating_conjunctions Others are conjunctive adverbs: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/transitions.htm#transitions
Wednesday, April 15, 2009 at 9:06pm by Writeacher

8th grade
Words in italics look like this ~~> adverbs. From your directions, you should look for words in italics (the adverbs) and then determine what words (usually verbs, but not always) those adverbs are describing (or modifying).
Friday, October 23, 2009 at 12:32am by Writeacher

Com/155
You have your adverbs and adjectives mixed up. Adjectives modify nouns and pronouns. They tell which, what kind of, and how many. Adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. They tell when, where, why, to what extent, how. Please try again.
Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 7:59pm by Ms. Sue

english/grammar
what are the adjectives and adverbs in this sentence. The lazy dog became angry and called the police
Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 9:26pm by Anonymous

Com 155
Adjectives modify nouns and pronouns. The answer the questions, Which? What kind of? How many? about the words they modify. Adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. They answer the questions Where? When? Why? How? To what extent? about the words they modify. Hints ...
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 6:06pm by Ms. Sue

5th grade (grammar)
Those words and phrases are called conjunctive adverbs. For more about conjunctions and conjunctive adverbs, see http://www.towson.edu/ows/conjunctions.htm That is a pretty advanced question for fifth grade!
Saturday, March 13, 2010 at 12:01am by drwls

English
Yes. Adverbs also modify adjectives and other adverbs.
Monday, April 5, 2010 at 10:51pm by Ms. Sue

grammar
find adverbs in a sentence. Some leaves had turned colors rather early that autumn.
Tuesday, March 25, 2008 at 5:14pm by mona

Grammar
This is definitely false. Prepositional phrases are never subjects or verbs. The act as adjectives and adverbs.
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 4:43pm by Ms. Sue

com155
The following is a paragraph regarding my experience with credit cards. I had to use least five adverbs and five adjectives in my paragraph. I have to bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives, the only problem is I am having a hard time figuring out which are adverbs and ...
Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 8:14pm by Joe

english
You are exactly right! Adverbs modify adverbs!
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 4:42am by GuruBlue

Adverbs & Adjectives
PS - There are only 3 adverbs in this paragraph.
Friday, August 5, 2011 at 6:06pm by Writeacher

COM155
Oh -- and the most basic definition: Adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs.
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 9:04pm by Ms. Sue

Grammar
You haven't answered the first two right, yet. For 3, direct objects are not either adjectives or adverbs.
Friday, May 8, 2009 at 7:44pm by Ms. Sue

adverbs
Which sentence has 2 adverbs? She quickly ran across the bridge. or He finished the paint job very efficiently.
Wednesday, November 11, 2009 at 5:13pm by Pam

English
Adverbs tell when where how to what extent. Adverbs often end in -ly. Which word do you think is the adverb?
Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at 11:47am by Ms. Sue

lang. arts
See my last answer. Remember that adverbs modify verbs, adjectives and other adverbs.
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 9:07pm by Ms. Sue

English
I get so confused with adjectives and adverbs... I know that adverbs describe verbs and adjectives describe nouns but when words like "a" I dont understand....
Thursday, August 19, 2010 at 8:31pm by confused by adverbs and adjectives

com
Yes, I can, but I think the assignment is for YOU to identify the adjectives and adverbs, right? Adjectives describe nouns; one example is "credit" which is modifying "cards." Adverbs describe verbs, adjectives, or other adverbs; one example is "then."
Monday, May 30, 2011 at 9:10pm by Writeacher

adverbs/ ajectives
How would you like us to help you with this assignment? http://englishplus.com/grammar/00000218.htm
Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at 5:12pm by Ms. Sue

adverbs
Adverbs modify verbs. They tell how, when, where, or to what extent. Which word do you think is the adverb? We'll be glad to check your answer.
Tuesday, March 18, 2008 at 2:39pm by Ms. Sue

Language Arts
Adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. What do YOU think is the adverb. We'll check your answer.
Monday, February 7, 2011 at 6:56pm by Ms. Sue

Grammar
1 is incorrect; 2 is correct. The word "well" is an adverb, and in this sentence it's modifying a verb form. No hyphen is needed because that's exactly what adverbs do ... modify!!
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 1:01pm by Writeacher

English
As Ms. Sue posted last night ... ... here is some information about adjectives and adverbs. http://www.englishclub.com/grammar/parts-of-speech.htm http://www.uottawa.ca/academic/arts/writcent/hypergrammar/adjectve.html Please post your paragraph once you get it written if you'...
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 5:14am by Writeacher

High School
Describe your experience with credit and credit cards in a brief paragraph using at least five adverbs and five adjectives in your description. Bold the adverbs and underline the adjectives. Then, highlight the nouns modified by your adjectives in yellow and the verb, ...
Sunday, October 10, 2010 at 6:12pm by Sabrina

Emily
Incorrect: 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14 (many of these are verbs, not adverbs) Additional adverbs in 3, 12 Remember that adverbs tell WHERE, WHEN, HOW, etc. Look up words in a good dictionary to find their parts of speech. http://www.dictionary.com
Monday, May 9, 2011 at 9:45pm by Writeacher

English
Verbs show action or state of being. Linking verbs (state of being verbs) link the subject with its synonym or an adjective in the predicate. Examples: She IS a great teacher. This SEEMS difficult. Action verbs show action. Examples: The girls WERE JUMPING rope. I THINK you ...
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at 9:08pm by Ms. Sue

grammar
Adverbs tell when, where, why, to what extent. Which of those five words tells when or where the action is occurring? If you post your answer, we'll gladly check it.
Thursday, March 27, 2008 at 3:16pm by Ms. Sue

Grammar
I'll be glad to HELP you with the other questions. But HELP means that we work together, not that I do it for you. Here's the deal -- you post what you think are the adjectives and adverbs, and I will check them and help you from there.
Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 8:06pm by Ms. Sue

Grammar
I'm not getting what I need to do can someone give me example on a sentence describing a personal finance problem with pronoun,adjectives,adverbs, and comparison.
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 6:28am by Renee

grammar..adjective and adverbs..PleaseRespondASAP
is ten nad adjective or an adverb
Wednesday, January 30, 2008 at 2:26am by sunny

GRAMMAR
adverbs often answer the questions where, when, how, how often. its true
Sunday, June 6, 2010 at 11:19pm by Noor

Grammar
No. The word "wrong" is an adjective, and the word "grammatically" is an adverb. Adverbs can modify adjectives.
Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 10:33pm by Writeacher

English
ARE THESE ALL ADVERBS? Alternately, most, ever worthy, fantastic, sadder, scarier, so, lovely, heartily, melancholy,daringly
Thursday, August 19, 2010 at 8:31pm by confused by adverbs and adjectives

Composition and Communication
Adverbs are words that modify adjectives, verbs, or other adverbs. Many end in -ly. Check out the Wikipedia article for examples.
Friday, November 26, 2010 at 8:26pm by Gray

English
Fix all run-ons. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/runons.htm Include all citations correctly. http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/ Check to make sure ALL modifiers (including adverbs) are where they should be in your sentences. http://grammar.ccc.commnet....
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 3:29pm by Writeacher

grammar
No. Go back and study about adverbs and verbs. Then study the other parts of speech.
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 7:02pm by Ms. Sue

Language arts
Adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. They tell when, where, why, how, or to what extent. Which word in the second half of that sentence do you think is the adverb?
Sunday, November 7, 2010 at 1:02pm by Ms. Sue

Grammar
He holds fast to his conviction that the world is out to get him. (There are two adverbs in this sentence.) adverb = fast modifies holds adverb = get modifies is "I will never go there again," she said. (There are three adverbs in this sentence.)adverb = never modifies will ...
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 at 1:30pm by Abbie

Grammar
You are right on the two adverbs. However, "unusually" modifies the adjective "talkative." And "out" modifies "came."
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 at 1:39pm by Ms. Sue

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