Is it an Adverb? More Words that Describe
About the Is it an Adverb? More Words that Describe Lesson
A lesson about adverbs and their various uses in a sentence. An introduction to the questions answered by adverbs.
• Teach a beginning lesson about adverbs.
• Give examples of adverbs used to answer the questions: how, when, where or to what extent.
• Have students read sentences with underlined adverbs and answer how the adverb is used in the sentence.
• Review adverbs by answering questions.
Adverbs are describing words. Like adjectives, they tell us more about another word. Adjectives modify or describe nouns or pronouns. Unlike adjectives, adverbs modify or describe three other parts of speech ? verbs, adjectives or other adverbs. Adverbs are busy words!