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the word class that qualifies verbs or clauses

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Adverbs are generally recognizable by their -ly ending and are used to modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs.
As stated above, this paper sets out to examine the interactional potential of modal adverbs of certainty, with the aim of establishing the most frequent co-occurrence patterns as well as discourse-pragmatic functions of the adverbs under scrutiny.
Evaluative adverbs express an emotion or evaluation towards the propositional content of a sentence--examples in English are sadly, luckily, fortunately.
Based on the theory of linguistic universal and Second Language Acquisition (SLA), the paper discusses the acquisition of syntactic positions of adverbs in English.
adverbs derived from adjectives by means of -e: bealde 'boldly'
This task develops children's understanding of adverbs through problem solving, working in pairs, sharing ideas and acting.
The book, entitled Adverbs, will reportedly feature a collection of 17 interrelated stories relating to love.
This article focuses on epistemic adverbs, a class which has only recently begun to receive the scholarly attention it deserves (e.g., Nuyts 2001; Simon-Vandenbergen & Aijmer 2007).
Another problem occurs with the adverbs, which are broken up into four types: spatial adverbs, time adverbs, adverbs 1 and adverbs 2 (p.
Section 3 is devoted to the Adverb, and pays special attention to the semantic properties of deixis and reference in time and place adverbs that may be predicative.
JWAMER You cannot imagine how much ICelike that section especially the first 20 pages on adverb of place.