Parts of Speech - Adverbs
Instructions: Choose the correct form for each of these sentences. Remember that adjectivesAdjectives modify or affect the meaning of nouns and pronouns and tell us which, whose, what kind, and how many about the nouns or pronouns they modify.
Source: Lesson 31 modify nounsA noun is a word that names a person, place, thing, or idea. Examples: man, city, book, and courage. Source: Lesson 16 and pronounA pronoun is a word that replaces a noun or a group of words used as a noun.
Source: Lesson 21 while adverbsAdverbs are words that modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. They tell how (manner), when (time), where (place), how much (degree), and why (cause).
Source: Lesson 46 modify verbsVerbs show action or state of being. Most verbs are action words, but a few verbs indicate state of being or existence.
Source: Lesson 1, adjectives, or other adverbs.
1. Mr. Peterson always speaks (good, well).
2. That coach (sure, surely) gets results.
3. Those knives are (awful, very) sharp.
4. The bacon tasted (good, well).
5. The new teacher (sure, really) is smart.
6. Your assignment was done (bad, badly).
7. I am (real, really) sorry to hear that.