Adverbs Modifying Verbs

An adverb is a part of speech that modifies a verb, an adjective, and another adverb. When modifying verbs, adverbs answer questions about where, when, how, and to what extent an action took place.

Examples of Adverbs Modifying Verbs

Some examples of adverbs modifying verbs would be the following:

rode a bus here. (Where did I ride a bus?)

will exercise tomorrow. (When will I exercise?)

Grant silently wrote in his journal. (How did Grant write in his journal?)

Sasha barely passed her science quiz. (To what extent did Sasha pass her science quiz?)

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