The adverb belongs to a large class of words that add information by qualifying or modifying a verb, an adjective, another adverb, a preposition, or a clause, indeed anything except nouns and pronouns (which are modified by adjectives). Confused? Don't be! After we provide some examples of adverbs, you will have a much better understanding of this mystifying modifier.
Did you know that the English language contains approximately 150 prepositions?
Prepositions are tricky little parts of speech that are used to express a relationship between a noun or pronoun and another element in a clause. Test your knowledge of preposition usage with the quiz below!