Is suspecting an adverb?
No, it is not an adverb. Suspecting is a verb form and gerund (noun) for the verb "to suspect." There is an adverb form "unsuspectingly" (but not suspectingly) and the adverb "suspiciously."
The word "about" can be a preposition, adverb, or adjective, but it cannot be a pronoun. The following sentences provide examples using "about" as different parts of speech: Preposition: Matt told us about his meeting with the representatives. Adverb: Jane was about to leave when she saw the red stain on the carpet. Adverb: I met Gary about three years ago. Adjective: We were cautious, suspecting that there were spies about.
Adverb of manner (answers the question how?) Adverb of place (answers the question where?) Adverb of time (answers the question when?) Adverb of frequency (answers the question how often?) Adverb of degree (intensifiers) [Don't know if this is right] Adverb of negation (no) Adverb of affirmation (yes) Adverb of uncertainly (maybe/perhaps) Adverb of reason (because....) Adverb of duration (answers the question how long??)
There is evidence suspecting that the megalodon still exist & there is evidence suspecting it does not. Some scientist believe there is absolutely NO way it still exist, and some disagree. People keep talking about how they died out 1.5 million years ago, but they have fossils of teeth from 13'000 years ago. It IS possible that they are still out there, but no one knows for sure.
Adding -Ly to words ending with -Le will make/change the word an adverb. Able: adjective Ably: adverb Capable: adjective Capably: adverb Comfortable: adjective Comfortably: adverb Horrible: adjective Horribly: adverb Idle: adjective Idly: adverb Incredible: adjective Incredibly: adverb Noble: adjective Nobly: adverb Possible: adjective Possibly: adverb Subtle: adjective Subtly: adverb Whole: adjective Wholly: adverb