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Adverbs
 


Definition - Adverbs are words that add information about verbs, adjectives, or other adverbs:
             • auch [also], sehr [very], nur [only], hier [here], zusammen [together], langsam [slowly], ...


Types - There are many types of adverbs. The most common are adverbs of manner, place, and time.

Adverbs of manner answer the question 'how?' Examples:
             • Gut gemacht! [Well done!]
             • Der Zug fährt schnell. [The train goes fast.]

Adverbs of place answer the question 'where?' Examples:
             • Dort ist das Taxi. [The taxi is there.]
             • Der Bahnhof ist links. [The train station is on the left.]

Adverbs of time and frequency answer the question 'when?' and 'how often?' Examples:
             • Morgen fängt der Kurs an. [The course starts tomorrow.]
             • Wie oft fährt der Bus? [How often does the bus go?]


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