Usage examples Adverbs

  • I used to live near the river.

  • My friend has a cottage near Rome.

  • I nearly hit that car.

  • My mum nearly won the contest.

  • I will go to New York tomorrow.

  • Tomorrow my girlfriend has an exam.

  • She arrived yesterday.

  • We went to the shopping mall yesterday.

  • My dad cooks very well.

  • I don't play the piano well.

  • I saw an eagle flying high in the sky.

  • My wife is a highly qualified doctor.

  • You can attend classes free every day.

  • Kate is highly gifted.

  • My boyfriend freely admitted that he had lied to me.

  • Your sister has just arrived.

  • I have just found my glasses.

  • I can be justly proud of my son.

  • His friend has wrongly blamed him for that.

  • We mostly travel together.

  • After work I went directly to the gym.

  • The driver stopped short.

  • The train stopped short.

  • She will come back shortly.

  • My brother will return from Texas shortly.

  • I last had a cake three months ago.

  • My friend is a vegan and he last had a burger ten years ago.

  • My sister came last in the race.

  • His horse came last.

  • She plays basketball better than she did last year.

  • You should ask her politely.

  • She travels the most often of us all.

  • Elizabeth dances gracefully.

  • My mum cooks better than my grandmother.

  • Ed sings beautifully.

  • Could you speak louder, please?

  • I have tennis classes twice a week.

  • My mum has work trips once a month.

  • She cried quietly in her room.

  • I went jogging last morning.

  • Can you explain briefly what the problem is?

  • She looked angrily at me.

  • The church bell rings so loudly.

  • My brother really likes hockey.

  • I will definitely accept this offer.

  • This package is extremely large.

  • I opened the door slowly.

  • The concert was long enough to get bored.

  • She eagerly offered her help.

  • My mum has never been to London.

  • My sister runs faster than my brother.

  • She laughed happily.

  • My mum drives the most carefully of us all.

  • I have not received your message yet.

  • I'll go to Australia in a few days.

  • My daughter will graduate from the university in a few weeks.

  • He came home quietly last night.

  • She solves mathematical problems quickly.

  • My nephew speaks so quickly, I can understand nothing.

  • I can read in Italian very quickly.

  • He was dressed cheap.

  • The room was cheaply furnished.

  • She usually puts on music very loudly.

  • My neighbour likes to play the guitar loudly.

  • Why are you walking so slowly?

  • Normally I don't run so slowly.

  • She usually speaks slowly so you can understand everything.

  • Unfortunately, we cannot help you.

  • Jane answered correctly.

  • She answered incorrectly.

  • She entered the room carefully.

  • My dad always carries my sister carefully.

  • Everything has changed dramatically.

  • The profit went up dramatically.

  • The film was really interesting.

  • It was really important for her.

  • The task was too hard for me.

  • Finally you are here!

  • She often goes to the theatre.

  • She travels quite often.

  • He always wakes up early.

  • My best friend always helps me.

  • My dad never gets home late.

  • I have never ridden an elephant.

  • I usually do shopping on Sundays.

  • My aunt usually wakes up at seven, but today she has a day off.

  • Sometimes we go to the cinema together.

  • My grandfather gets ill every autumn.

  • I normally am at work at this time but I'm ill today.

  • She normally is very friendly but today she seems angry.

  • I have sent the letter already.

  • She has already graduated from the university.

  • She has not come home yet.

  • Sometimes she can be very angry.

  • She is clearly right.

  • My mum will probably meet her friend tonight.

  • I will probably apply for this job.

  • This city is definitely beautiful.

  • I came here at two pm.

  • Their house is high in the mountains.

  • My teacher told us to work harder.

  • He often comes to the office earlier than I do.

  • The company has to make this report annually.

  • I bought a new car today.

  • Finally she found her purse.

  • My parents go skiing every winter.

  • We go to San Francisco every summer.

  • I would love to go to Paris every spring.

  • My friend is terribly ill.

  • I am terribly sorry.

  • Fortunately, we didn't miss our train.

  • It happened long time ago.

  • I moved here many years ago.

  • He made it wrong.

  • Then everything went wrong.

  • She works really hard.

  • If he works hard, he will get more money.

  • He runs very fast.

  • My car cannot go as fast as yours can.

  • She cleans her room daily.

  • I don't cook daily.

  • Mary goes to New York monthly because of her job.

  • I have to pay my rent monthly.

  • My mum has to get up early.

  • We came too early and had to wait.

  • The team didn't play fair.

  • Sometimes you play fair but you don't win.

  • She ate hardly anything.

  • I could hardly breathe.

  • He has been very busy lately.

  • I haven't been feeling well lately.

  • My friend always comes to school late.

  • My mum is very punctual and she is never late.

  • We went deep to the forest and almost got lost.

  • If you go deep to the jungle, it can be dangerous.

  • My parents love each other deeply.

  • My sister loves her husband deeply.

  • They have just left.

  • I ate too much yesterday.

  • The light is bright enough.

  • It is not warm enough here.

  • My house is not so far from yours.

  • My office is far from my home.

  • I like lemon ice-cream most.

  • The house was furnished poorly.

  • It was simply dishonest.

  • My mum yelled at me angrily.

  • I need a flight that goes direct to Chicago.

  • He drives his son directly to the stadium.

  • This train goes direct from London to Newcastle.