How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"adverb" is from "adverbium", spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
which is from "ad-" (to) + "verbum" (word), spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
This subdivision of "modifier" adds little to the understanding of language for the general public.
Word that modifies meaning of a word that is not a noun. Indicates the type of word that is modified. Created to subdivide modifiers. Many words may be adverbs.
Examples of how the word is used
|Note the position of the adverb.|
|It's an adverb.|