Grammar Elementary. Adverbs of manner. Form. We can form this type of adverb by adding – ly to an adjective : quick → quick ly bad → bad ly shy → shy ly quiet → quiet ly careful → careful ly. Form.
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Adverbs of manner
shy → shyly
quiet → quietly
happy → happily
thirsty → thirstily
expectable → expectably
impossible → impossibly
fantastic → fantastically
academic → academically
tragic → tragically
He is a goodfootballplayer.
Itis a fast car. This car isgoingfast.
He isanearlybird. He getsupearly.
He wastalkingin a sillyway.
Theydancedin a lovelymanner.
I’m sorry. I hardlyknow her.
= I almost do not know her.
1) The boy isbad. (adjective)
2) Thisis a bad boy. (adjective)
3) The boy behavesbadly. (adverb)
Marina playsthe piano well.
He waslooking on her shyly.
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