Knowing adverbs and how they work will help you build

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Unformatted text preview: _________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ zip up your verbs 99 ANSWERS P ra c t i c e : K n ow i n g Yo u r N ew Ve r b s 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. d b c a d a c d c a c b L E S S O N 13 dress up verbs with adverbs When ideas fail, words come in very handy. JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE (1749–1832) GERMAN PHILOSOPHER AND WRITER This lesson reviews how easily you can make your writing and speech livelier and more interesting by adding adverbs, those handy words that help verbs communicate better. AS YOU LEARNED in the previous lesson, verbs are the engines of communication; they describe the action in sentences. Adverbs are words that modify, or add more information about, a verb, an adjective, or another adverb. Here are some examples:...
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