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  • 7 English adverbs [0/18]
  • 7.1 Position of adverbs in English [0/2]
  • 7.2 Adverbs of manner in English [0/2]
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  • Adverbs of manner in English

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    1. Practice the adverbs of manner in English Score -/-
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    In this chapter the adverbs of manner in English will be explained. Adverbs of manner tell us the way in which an action is performed.

    What are adverbs of manner?

    The English adverbs of manner express the way an action takes place. They are usually placed after the main verb, or after the object. 

    Adverbs of manner examples:

    • She sings well.
    • The boy ran quickly.
    • She coughed loudly because she is sick. 
    • My mother plays the piano beautifully

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    How to form the adverb of manner?

    The adverbs of manner are formed by adding '-ly' to the adjective. Take a look at the chapter about the English adverbs to understand the rules. 

    Adjective Adverb
    Easy They were easily entertained.  
    Soft The teacher spoke softly to her students.
    Happy She ran happily into his arms.
    Roughly They picked up the dog roughly.
    Beautiful You play the piano beautifully. 
    Patient I waited patiently for her to arrive. 
    Loud The girl spoke loudly
    Angry She looked at her boyfriend angrily
    Happy They lived happily ever after. 
    Generous The boy gave her the money generously.
    Quiet They appeared in the classroom quietly.
    Quick The cat runs quickly. 
    Gentle He was petting the cat gently. 
    Slow  She walks slowly towards the door. 
    Enthousiastic They talked enthousiastically about the upcoming party. 
    Terrible You drive the car terribly. 
    True That story is truly unbelievable. 

    List of irregular adverbs of manner

    Some adverbs can not be modified, they either change completely or are the same as the adjective.

    Adjective Adverb 
    Fast The car drives fast.
    Good She did her job as a doctor well.
    Daily The son changed his mind about studying abroad daily. 
    Hard They worked hard on their assignments.
    Late My mother usually arrives late at parties. 
    Early She wakes up early in the morning. 
    Straight You could not walk straight any more. 
    Wrong I completed the exercises wrong.  / I was wrongly accused of cheating on the exam. 

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