Unit 9.1

Adverbs of Degree

Adverbs

Adverbs of degree are usually positioned after the auxiliary verbs to be or to have, or before other verbs or the words they modify.

Regular

In most cases we obtain regular adverbs of degree by adding -ly to the adjectives. For example:

AdjectiveAdverb
barebarely
realreally
totaltotally
completecompletely
absoluteabsolutely

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