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the word class that qualifies verbs or clauses

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If cartographic studies are on the right track, it is expected that not only those classes of adverbs described in Cinque (1999), but also focusing adverbs like only, also, mainly, etc.
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.
The categorial space between adjectives and adverbs has been the subject of much discussion, among others, on account of their formal, syntactic and semantic proximity.
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.
Apart from the brief discussions found in descriptive grammars, such as Mitchell (1985), Campbell (1987) or Lass (1994), the only work focusing on the formation of adverbs is Nicolai (1907).
This task develops children's understanding of adverbs through problem solving, working in pairs, sharing ideas and acting.
a word used to modify a verb, an adjective, or another adverb and often used to show degree, manner, place, or time <The words "almost" and "very" in "at almost three o'clock on a very hot day" are adverbs.
The book, entitled Adverbs, will reportedly feature a collection of 17 interrelated stories relating to love.
This should not be surprising since adverbs are more difficult to define than nouns, verbs, and adjectives.
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.