This is an ESL learners grammar game that helps practice differentiating between adjectives and adverbs in use. Play this quiz game now to practice.
- This car is beautiful.
- This is a beautiful
Adverbs: An adverb, on the other hand, is a word or phrase that modifies verbs, adjectives, or other adverbs. Adverbs usually answer how, when, where, why, or to what extent—how often or how much (e.g., slowly, beautifully, today, outside, in a day).
- He walks slowly. (This adverb tells you how he walks.)
- He walks very slowly. (The adverb very tells you how slowly.)
Her flight arrives today. (This adverb tells you when the flight arrives.)
Her flight will arrive in an hour. (This adverbial phrase also tells you when her flight arrives.)
Let's go indoors. (This adverb tells where.)
We looked in the wardrobe. (This adverbial phrase tells where we looked.)
Tony left early to avoid the traffic. (This adverb phrase tells you why.)