CAN (increasing range of adverbs)

CAN (increasing range of adverbs)

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Point 173 in the category of MODALITY is defined as:

‘can’ with an increasing range of adverbs (including ‘easily’, ‘hardly’, ‘now’, ‘probably‘, ‘sometimes’, ‘still’) in the normal mid position after the modal verb or after the subject in questions.

When doing a cluster search on iWeb for can_v _r _vvi* ‘hardly’, ‘probably’ or ‘sometimes’ do not appear in the top 100 hits.

1 CAN ALSO USE 95739
2 CAN ALSO HELP 51313
3 CAN ALSO GET 30869
4 CAN ALSO MAKE 27337
5 CAN ALSO FIND 27258
6 CAN ALSO ADD 25978
7 CAN ALSO SEE 23937
8 CAN ALSO CAUSE 23290
9 CAN ALSO TAKE 20724
10 CAN ALSO CHOOSE 19282
11 CAN ONLY IMAGINE 18915
12 CAN HONESTLY SAY 18236

13 CAN STILL GET 18015

14 CAN ALSO CREATE 16358
15 CAN ONLY HOPE 15411
16 CAN ONLY GET 14850
17 CAN ALSO PROVIDE 14616
18 CAN STILL USE 14159
19 CAN ALSO CHECK 13923
20 CAN ALSO TRY 13351

21 CAN EASILY GET 12733

22 CAN ONLY USE 12574
23 CAN THEN USE 12517
24 CAN EASILY FIND 12291
25 CAN ALSO SET 12206
26 CAN CLEARLY SEE 12173


27 CAN STILL SEE 12038

  whnt.com
Eufaula neighborhood still rebuilding after spring tornado
You can still see the damage and the vacant lots left after the debris was removed. One Pebble Beach Drive resident, David Ondrey, rode the …

28 CAN REALLY HELP 11867
29 CAN EVEN USE 11834
30 CAN ALSO LEAD 11718
31 CAN EASILY SEE 10807
32 CAN ONLY ASSUME 9827
33 CAN ALSO CHANGE 9582


34 CAN NOW USE 9404

  Android Central
You can now use Google Search to easily find live TV shows and sports.
 The new features are currently available only on mobile.

35 CAN ALSO BUY 9379
36 CAN ALSO GO 8998
37 CAN ONLY SEE 8878
38 CAN ALSO INCLUDE 8233
39 CAN EASILY MAKE 8169
40 CAN ALWAYS USE 8078
41 CAN EVEN GET 8055
42 CAN ALSO PLAY 7883
43 CAN ALSO ENJOY 7868
44 CAN ALWAYS FIND 7866
45 CAN ALSO DOWNLOAD 7799
46 CAN ALSO GIVE 7754
47 CAN ALSO ACCESS 7597
48 CAN REALLY MAKE 7593
49 CAN STILL MAKE 7593
50 CAN ALSO VIEW 7590
51 CAN ALSO OCCUR 7578
52 CAN ALSO WORK 7409
53 CAN ACTUALLY SEE 7405
54 CAN ALSO LOOK 7327
55 CAN ALSO AFFECT 7325
56 CAN ALSO VISIT 7269
57 CAN ALSO CALL 7193
58 CAN ALSO APPLY 7168
59 CAN JUST USE 7112
60 CAN ONLY TAKE 7009
61 CAN NOW SEE 7006
62 CAN EVEN MAKE 6888
63 CAN ALSO SELECT 6793
64 CAN STILL FIND 6701
65 CAN ALSO CONTACT 6645
66 CAN ALSO PURCHASE 6554
67 CAN ALWAYS GO 6471
68 CAN ONLY GO 6451
69 CAN ALSO SEND 6396
70 CAN ACTUALLY MAKE 6351
71 CAN ALSO SAVE 6285
72 CAN ONLY SAY 6251
73 CAN NEVER GET 6232


74 CAN EASILY CREATE 6230

  The Union Journal
16 Budget-Friendly Content Creator Tools
Once you create an account, you can easily create an audiogram by uploading an image, your preferred audio clip and pairing it with a …

75 CAN EASILY ADD 6139
76 CAN ALWAYS GET 5890
77 CAN NOW GET 5788
78 CAN ALSO INCREASE 5745
79 CAN ONLY MAKE 5714
80 CAN ALSO CLICK 5654
81 CAN SAFELY SAY 5594
82 CAN REALLY GET 5583
83 CAN EITHER USE 5569
84 CAN ACTUALLY GET 5477
85 CAN ALSO MEAN 5411
86 CAN JUST GO 5402
87 CAN ALSO ASK 5351
88 CAN USUALLY FIND 5350
89 CAN ALSO PUT 5238
90 CAN ALSO OFFER 5188
91 CAN ALSO READ 5176
92 CAN QUICKLY BECOME 5166
93 CAN ALWAYS ADD 5134
94 CAN ALSO SEARCH 5130
95 CAN ALSO FOLLOW 5079
96 CAN NEVER GO 4896
97 CAN ALSO SERVE 4854
98 CAN ALSO REDUCE 4835
99 CAN ACTUALLY HELP 4834
100 CAN EVEN ADD 4802


can_v hardly|probably|sometimes _vvi*

1 CAN PROBABLY GET 4383

Minneapolis Star Tribune
Bookmark: Where to begin downsizing when you have …
I can probably get rid of most of my shoes, too, since these days I wear fuzzy slippers in the house and sneakers on the dog walks and I don’t …

2 CAN HARDLY WAIT 3652

  Tyla
Stephanie Meyer Says Two More ‘Twilight’ Books Are Coming
While we can hardly wait to read them, Stephanie added that, unfortunately, the two books weren’t coming in the imminent future.

3 CAN SOMETIMES GET 3282

4 CAN PROBABLY FIND 3099
5 CAN PROBABLY GUESS 2950
6 CAN PROBABLY TELL 2924
7 CAN SOMETIMES FEEL 2673


8 CAN SOMETIMES CAUSE 2671

  WTVD-TV
Wegmans lemon recall: Wegmans Food Market recalls oranges, lemons sold in New York, North Carolina stores over listeria concerns
It can sometimes cause miscarriages in pregnant women and can even be fatal. Listeria symptoms can include fever, headache, nausea, …

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