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Types and forms of adverbs - synonyms or related words

adv.

abbreviation

adverb

adverb

noun

a word that gives extra information about a verb, adjective, adverb, clause, or sentence. Many adverbs are formed by adding-ly’ to an adjective, for examplequickly’, ‘mainly’, ‘immediately’, and ‘fortunately’. Words such as ‘very’, ‘only’, ‘often’, ‘of course’ and ‘back’ are also adverbs.

adverbial

adjective

relating to or containing an adverb

comparative

adjective

linguistics

the comparative form of an adjective or adverb is the form that shows that someone or something has more of a quality than they previously had or more of it than someone or something else has. For example, ‘newer’ is the comparative form of the adjectivenew’ and ‘more actively’ is the comparative form of the adverbactively’.

comparative

noun

the form of an adjective or adverb that shows that someone or something has more of a quality than they previously had or more of it than someone or something else has

intensifier

noun

British

a word that makes the meaning of another word stronger, for example adverbs such as ‘very’ and ‘extremely

particle

noun

linguistics

an adverb or preposition used with a verb to form a phrasal verb. For example in the sentence ‘He quickly put on his clothes’, ‘on’ is a particle.

sentence adverb

noun

an adverb that affects the meaning of a whole sentence, for examplefortunately’ in the sentenceFortunately, no one was injured.’ or ‘economically’ in the sentence ‘This could be disastrous for the country economically.’

superlative

adjective

linguistics

a superlative adjective or adverb is one that expresses the greatest degree of a particular quality. For example the superlative form of ‘happy’ is ‘happiest’.

the superlative

noun

linguistics

the superlative form of an adjective or an adverb

adverbially

adverb

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… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally

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