Position of Adverbs in English Sentences

  Advanced English Grammar Course Adverbs are words that describe verbs, adjectives, other adverbs, or clauses. Adverbs often answer the questions “How?” and “In what way?” For example: She sings beautifully. In what way does she sing? Beautifully. He runs very fast. How fast does he run? Very fast. I occasionally practice speaking English. How frequently do I practice? Occasionally. The position of adverbs in the sentence depends on what type of adverb it is. Here are some general guidelines for knowing the position of adverbs: #1 – Do not place an adverb between a verb and its object. In the following sentence, painted is the verb, and the … Continue reading Position of Adverbs in English Sentences