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6. Grammar and Mechanics - Adjectives and Adverbs Select the correct adjective or adverb in the following sentences. Briana is a good typist. Points: 1 / 1 Close Explanation Explanation: Good is an adjective. It modifies the noun typist . Well is an adverb that is used to modify a verb or an adjective. Use adverbs, not adjectives, to describe or limit the action of verbs. Use adjectives after linking verbs (“the cake is good”) or to modify nouns (“good cake”). I’ve asked Taneesha to give the team a step-by-step explanation of the mail-merge procedure. Points: 1 / 1 Close Explanation
Compound adjectives shown in the dictionary with hyphens are considered permanently hyphenated, regardless of whether the compound appears before or after a noun. The executive made a wise decision when he chose to step down. Points: 1 / 1 Close Explanation Explanation: Wise is an adjective. It modifies the noun decision . Wisely

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