Asked in Adverbs
Can adverbs modify nouns and pronouns?
Adverbs can modify all except a.other adverbs b.nouns c.verbs d.adjectives?
Asked in Adjectives and Articles, Adverbs
Is vivid an adverb or an adjective?
Both... It was a Vivid dream. Vivid modifies dream, and adverbs cannot modify nouns, so it is and adjective. He mocked vividly with remarks. Here, vividly modifies the verb, mocked, so it is an adverb since adverbs modify verbs, adjecives, or other adverbs, and adjectives modify only nouns/pronouns.
Asked in Adjectives and Articles, Pronouns
When this and that are used to modify nouns they are treated as what rather then as pronouns?
Asked in Speech Writing, Parts of Speech
What are examples of the eight parts of speech?
1. Nouns Nouns name people, places, things, or ideas. There are many different types of nouns for you to learn about. A few of them include: proper nouns, common nouns, collective nouns, compound nouns, and many more! 2. Pronouns Pronouns take the place of nouns. Just like nouns, there are many different types of pronouns. Here are a few of them: reflexive pronouns, indefinite pronouns, possessive pronouns, and relative pronouns. 3. Verbs Verbs show actions or states of being. Linking verbs, action verbs, and helping verbs are described on the page above. Modals are described here, and you can learn even more about action verbs here. 4. Adjectives Adjectives describe or modify nouns or pronouns. 5. Adverbs Adverbs describe or modify verbs, adjectives, or other adverbs 6. Prepositions Prepositions show the relationship between a noun or a pronoun and some other word in the rest of the sentence. 7. Conjunctions Conjunctions join two or more words, phrases, or clauses 8. Interjections Interjections show excitement or emotion. They are not grammatically related to the rest of the sentence.