ADVERBS- Where do they go in a sentence???


The position of an adverb in a sentence depends on..

  • what type of adverb it is (frequency, manner , time etc…)
  • What the tense of the sentence is
  • If it’s modifying a verb, is it the verb TO BE or not

1)  The following video lesson from will explain how to place an adverb in a sentence depending on these factors

2) The following lesson from BBC learning English will give you further explanation and practice with adverb placement: ADVERB PLACEMENT


Test your knowledge with this quiz from Oxford: ADVERB QUIZ

4)   And now for a bit of fun!! This is an educational music video for schoolchildren in the US.


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Energetic and passionate English (EFL) teacher with more than ten years teaching experience.

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