Identify the adverb in the following sentence.
The last day passed slowly
A) last
B) day
C) slowly
D) passed

I am stuck between C and D.

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  1. Adverbs modify verbs, adjectives and other adverbs. They tell where, how, when, and to what extent.

    Which of those meets that description.

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  2. Please bear with me, is it A?

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  3. No.

    What is the subject and verb of that sentence?

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  4. The subject is day and I think the verb is passed, because passed is a action.

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  5. I think the answer would be C.

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  6. Yes! The subject and verb are

    day | passed

    The adverb is slowly. It tells HOW the day PASSED. Also -- many adverbs end in -ly.

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  7. Will do, thanks!

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  8. You're welcome.

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  9. Lovely website, I used that today!!!

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