Category: modify

adverb comparative phrase

Point 55 in the English Grammar Profile under the category of adverbs is defined phrases that modify with an adverb and comparative structure.  What is particularly noticeable about this structure is that it attracts higher level vocabulary (as noted in EVP): B1 accurately (1) frequently (2) heavily (1) seriously (1) B2 closely (1) deeply (1) effectively (1) efficiently (1) rapidly (1) readily (1) strongly (1) These […]

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