Flashcards in Parts of speech adverbs Deck (3)
What are adverb suffixes?
suffix -ly is commonly added to adjectives to make adverbs.
If the adjective ends in -ic, the suffix is usually -ically.
The suffix -wise is added to nouns to make adverbs.
How are adverbs gradeable and comparison?
adverbes can be modified by intensifiers and take comparisons: quite calmly, very camly
Most adverbs that take comparison rquire the pre-modifiers more and most.