Adverbs are words that modify verbs, adjectives and other adverbs. The following types of adverbs are used in English.
1. Adverb of manner – These a adverbs describe the way or manner of an action.
Example – She sings beautifully.
He dances gracefully.
Adverbs of place – They mention where an action takes place.
Example – I am going there.
Please come inside.
Adverbs of time – These adverbs state the time of occurrence of an action.
Example – I will go there tomorrow.
He will come soon.
Adverbs of frequency – They tell us how often an action take place.
Example – I brush my teeth daily.
A verb is a word that tells about an action or a state. Every sentence has a verb and therefore a verb is the main part of a sentence. The following are the different types of verbs.
A transitive verbs is a word that takes an object.
Example – He hit the ball.
Intransitive verb does not take an object.
Example – He cried.
A verb that helps in other words to form its tense mood or voice is known as an auxiliary verb.
Example – He is dancing.
A modal verb is a word that Express a necessity or a possibility.
Example – We should do our work.