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Adverbials

Single-word adverbs, adverbial phrases, and adverbial clauses are sometimes grouped together under the umbrella term "adverbials," which simply means any word or group of words used as an adverb in a sentence. However, because the term is so broad in meaning, it is very common to refer to any adverbial element with what term? More...
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Adverbials
Single-word adverbs, adverbial phrases, and adverbial clauses are sometimes grouped together under the umbrella term "adverbials," which simply means any word or group of words used as an adverb in a sentence.
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They can also be phrases (called adverbial phrases) or entire clauses (called adverbial clauses). For example:
“She ran very quickly so as not to be late.” (The adverbial phrase very quickly modifies the verb ran.)
“The cat lives in the shed.” (The adverbial prepositional phrase in the shed modifies the verb lives.”
“She looked excited, as if she could jump up and dance at any moment.” (The adverbial clause as if she could jump up and dance at any moment modifies the independent clause She looked excited.)
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