Is "Is" A Verb?
"is" doesn't seem to be a verb like (say) "runs" insofar as it isn't qualified by...
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Adverb Placing, Harder Than Ever Before
Dear fellow netizens, I am tutoring a pupil whose English teacher's grading on the...
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He Felt Afraid (How The Heck Is Afraid...
I just looked up "afraid" in the Cambridge dictionary. It insists afraid is an "adjective...
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Legs Akimbo?
I've just read a book by Lisa Scottoline in which there was a sentence beginning...
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Ordinarily, Temporarily, Momentarily
I am somewhat confused about the proper British pronunciation of words like "ordinarily...
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Two Split Infinitives
By chance, a single MS has yielded a nicely contrasted pair of split infinitives...
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Footballistically
The Arsenal FC soccer coach Arsene Wenger introduced the word 'footballistically...
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Adverbs Between Verb And Object?
Hi, I have question... I have been following (or trying to follow) that rule of...
It's Really An Adverb ..
It seems to be, but maybe I'm wrong that 'really' gets used a lot as an adjective...
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Multiply Yielding?
hello; Is "multiply yielding" a senseful english phrase nearly meaning "in a bride...
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Are These Sentences Grammatically Correct...
Are these sentences correct under the temporal reading of "since" Tony has been...
Only (As Recently As)?
Hi, when "only" means "as recently as", does it need to come right before the adverb...
Afridi Helps Pakistan Draw First Blood...
1 - What does the given sentence mean? 2 - Is first used as an adverb? 3 - Would...
Time Relationships Grammar?
Time relationships grammar. I am a new EFL teacher without training. I did some...
Please Help Me Check Excises!?
Finish each of the following sentences in such a way that it means exactly the...
Compounds: On-The-Fly?
Hi, compounds are confusing me this time and especially in IT English. I just found...
Sentence Classifying?
i have five sentences and need to know all the adverbs and adjectives will u please...
I Will Watch "Careful" (Not Carefully...
Which is correct, the adverb or adjective modifier? An old war movie was on last...
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More Grammar Questions!?
1. "The book was read by Bob with a flashlight" This is passive voice, however,...
The Use Of The Word "Too" As Adverb?
Hi. I sometimes feel awkward using the word "too" in front of an adjective. How...