Asked in Adverbs
Is there not an adverb?
The word not is an adverb. The word there can be an adverb. The combination "not there" is a compound adverb. The homophone phrase "they're not" includes a pronoun, a verb, and an adverb, because the adverb not has to modify an understood adjective or adverb (e.g. "They're not colorful). ...