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GRAMMAR & STRUCTURE — Exercises
Adverbs: Part One

 
 

Answer the following questions to check your knowledge of adverbs.

Choose the adverbs in the following sentences.

Example

The receptionist answers the telephone constantly.

receptionist
telephone
constantly
answers

The correct answer is "constantly".



1.

The server clears the table quickly.

  server
  table
  quickly
  clears
     
2.

The boat sails slowly across the water.

  slowly
  sails
  across
  boat
     
3.

The children play noisily in the corner.

  children
  corner
  in
  noisily
     
4.

The chef skillfully cuts the meat.

  cuts
  skillfully
  chef
  the
     
5.

The tourists talk happily about their trip.

  talk
  about
  happily
  tourists
     
Choose the correct word to complete the sentences.
     
6.

The mountain is ______ to climb.

  hard
  hardly
     
7.

The family plays ______ together.

  well
  good
     
8.

Cars move ______ along the highway.

  fastly
  fast
     
9.

I wake up ______ every morning.

  earlily
  early
     
10.

Grant is ______ for work after lunch.

  late
  lately