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adverb

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈædvɜːb/
A2 a word that describes or gives more information about a verb, adjective, phrase, or other adverb. In the sentences 'He ate quickly.' and 'It was extremely good.', 'quickly' and 'extremely' are both adverbs.Parts of speech
Translations of “adverb”
in Arabic ظَرْف…
in Korean 부사…
in Malaysian adverb…
in French adverbe…
in Turkish zarf…
in Italian avverbio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 副詞…
in Russian наречие…
in Polish przysłówek…
in Vietnamese phó từ…
in Spanish adverbio…
in Portuguese advérbio…
in Thai คำวิเศษณ์, คำกริยาวิเศษณ์…
in German das Adverb…
in Catalan adverbi…
in Japanese (文法)副詞…
in Indonesian adverbia…
in Chinese (Simplified) 副词…
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