Adverbs of Manner - Meaning ,Examples and Exercises

Adverbs of Manner -  Meaning ,Examples and Exercises



1- Adverbs of Manner Meaning in English:



-Adverbs of manner are used with verbs , the give extra information about the way in which something happens or is done 



-Adverbs of manner can be used in different places in a sentence :



a-At the start :



- Slowly she opened the door.

b-In the middle :


she Slowly opened the door.


c-At the end :

she opened the door Slowly .


- However, adverbs of manner cannot be placed between verb and object:



She opened slowly the door

She opened slowly the door

-Adverbs of manner are most often placed at the end of the sentence.

2- Adverbs of Manner Examples :

-She answered the question quietly.

- He listened to the instructions carefully.

- She sings and dances beautifully.

He walking so slowly

3- Adverbs of Manner Form :


-Most adverbs of manner are formed by adding -ly to the adjective form 


Examples:


 - sad – sadly

 - patient – patiently


 - slow – slowly

 - proud – proudly


a- Some adverbs are spit  differently ; with adjectives ending in -le, the -le is replaced by -ly gentle – gently



b-With adjectives ending in -y, the -y is replaced by -ily. angry – angrily  


c- But one syllable adjectives ending in -y simply add -ly. Shy – shyly with adjectives ending in -ic, -ally is added- Automatic – automatically

4- Adverbs of Degree in English :


-Adverbs of degree can describe adjectives or other adverbs.



5- Adverbs of Degree Examples :



 - she's really intelligent

- she works very hard

- she looks so beautiful

- Adam is really handsome

5- Adverbs of Manner Exercises:


Adverbs of Manner - Grammar Quiz



  1. He works hard

  2. works
    he
    hard
  3. my brother play his music so loudly I can not sleep at night.

  4. sleep
     loudly
    night
  5. Camilla opened the window slowly.

  6. slowly
    opened
    window
  7. Sarah is really intelligent

  8. really
    is
    intelligent
  9. You can send your team work easily by using the e-mail.

  10. send
    e-mail
    easily
  11. I feel sleepy

  12. I
    sleepy
    feel
  13. My father walking quickly

  14. My
    walking
    quickly
  15. Sarah answered the question quietly.

  16. quietly
    answered
    question
  17. My brother is really handsome

  18. is
     handsome
    brother
  19. My son is so intelligent

  20. intelligent
    son
    is

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