how to pronounce adverb

/ˈæd.vɜːb/

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adverb frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word adverb occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

adverb is pronounced in two syllables

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ædvɜːb

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An example use of adverb in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… both a preposition and an adverb as well …”

meanings of adverb

noun:

  1. A word that modifies a verb, adjective, other adverbs, or various other types of words, phrases, or clauses. (modifying a verb).

verb:

  1. To make into or become an adverb.

words with pronunciation similar to adverb

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