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GRAMMAR & STRUCTURE — Exercises
Adverbs: Part Two

 
 

Answer the following questions to check your knowledge of adverbs.

Choose the adverbs in the following sentences.

Example

I am going on holiday soon.

holiday

going

soon

on

The correct answer is "soon".



1.

I rarely eat meat.

 

I

 

meat

 

rarely

 

eat

 

 

 

2.

I want to go there for dinner.

 

there

 

go

 

for

 

dinner

 

 

 

3.

I seldom eat dinner at that restaurant.

 

at

 

that

 

seldom

 

restaurant

 

 

 

4.

I just returned from a wonderful trip to Europe.

 

just

 

from

 

wonderful

 

trip

 

 

 

5.

What are you doing here?

 

here

 

doing

 

what

 

are

 

 

 

Choose the type of adverb used in each of the following sentences.

 

 

 

6.

Angela seldom works in the office.

 

adverb of frequency (how often)

 

adverb of time (when)

 

adverb of place (where)

 

adverb of duration (how long)

 

 

 

7.

George will be tired when he arrives.

 

adverb of frequency (how often)

 

adverb of time (when)

 

adverb of place (where)

 

adverb of duration (how long)

 

 

 

8.

I never have time to exercise.

 

adverb of frequency (how often)

 

adverb of time (when)

 

adverb of place (where)

 

adverb of duration (how long)

 

 

 

9.

We have to work until we finish the project.

 

adverb of frequency (how often)

 

adverb of time (when)

 

adverb of place (where)

 

adverb of duration (how long)

 

 

 

10.

Tim feels tired because he just woke up.

 

adverb of frequency (how often)

 

adverb of time (when)

 

adverb of place (where)

 

adverb of duration (how long)