These grammar exercises show us how to use adjectives and adverbs to describe a noun (adjective) or to describe the action of a verb (adverb).
A2 Adjectives and Adverbs
Adjectives and Adverbs
- An adjective describes a noun: My mum is a careful driver.
- An adverb describes the action of a verb: My mum drives carefully.
- Most adverbs are formed by adding -ly to an adjective.
Adjectives vs Adverbs
My grandpa is a slow reader. → My grandpa reads slowly.
My brother is a quick runner. → My brother runs quickly.
Large → larger → the largest
Adjectives and adverbs with the same form
Fast → My dad is a fast driver. → My dad drives fast.
Hard → Maria is a hard worker. → Maria works hard.
Well is the adverb form of good.
Harry is a good writer → Harry writes well.