6Os mais comuns são: fast high hard early late straight fine long low Alguns adjetivos e advérbios têm a mesma forma.Os mais comuns são:fasthardlatefinelowhighearlystraightlong
7(advérbio) significa arduamente, muito, intensamente Observação 1Hard(advérbio) significa arduamente, muito, intensamenteHardly(advérbio) significa quase não, quase nunca, raramenteExemplos:The principal works hard .(trabalha muito)Her son hardly studies .(quase não estuda)
8(advérbio) significa tarde Lately (advérbio) significa ultimamente Observação 2Late(advérbio) significa tardeLately(advérbio) significa ultimamenteExemplos:She usually comes home late .(chega tarde)My sister hasn’t studied lately .(não tem estudado ultimamente)
9Adverbs of manner - position Após o verbo ou após o complemento ou objeto.Exemplos:The police officer came silently .(o advérbio veio após o verbo)The police officer opened the door quietly .(o advérbio veio após o objeto)
10Adverbs of place - position Após o verbo ou após o complemento ou objeto.Exemplos:My uncle lives in Scotland .(o advérbio veio após o verbo)Those women studied English in Michigan .(o advérbio veio após o objeto)
11Adverbs of time - position No final ou no início da sentença.Exemplos:Some friends went to Chicago last night .(no final)Yesterday I started the task .(no início)
12Adverbs of frequency - position Antes do verbo principal ou após o verbo auxiliar(be, have, will, would, can, had etc)são eles:frequentlyalwaysoftennormallyhardlyoccasionallyusuallyrarelyeverconstantlyseldomnevergenerallyExemplos:He is always trying to sing.She often goes to the movies on Fridays.
13Observação 3Quando existem vários advérbios na oração, a ordem émodo - lugar - tempoMuLaTaExemplos:They danced very /slowly 1 / at the party 2 / yesterday 3/.She sang / beautifully 1 / in Chicago 2 / last month 3 /.
14LiMiTe Observação 4 lugar - modo - tempo Exemplos: Para os verbos de deslocamento (to go, to come, to arrive, to travel, to drive, to fly...) a ordem élugar - modo - tempoLiMiTeExemplos:She went to / Rome 1 / by train 2 / last week 3 /.Paul arrived from / Boston 1 / by plane 2 / last week 3 /.
15Complete the following sentences by using adverbs correctly. 1.She is a bad student.She studies_____________.2.Paul is a different singer.He sings_______________.3.Sally is a slow runner.She runs_______________.4.Mr. Smith is a gentle professor.He teaches______________.5.We are true warriors.We fight______________.badlydifferentlyslowlygentlytruly
166.You are a brave soldier.You act________________.7.She is a patient mother.She listens_____________.8.He is a good drawer.He draws_______________.9.John is a careful physician.He acts_______________.10.She is a simple girl.She behaves________as if the worldwere a rose garden.bravelypatientlywellcarefullysimply
171.Few women are__________jelous. (whole) Put in the correct form of the adjective or adverb to complete these sentences.1.Few women are__________jelous. (whole)2.Throw the ball as__________as you can. (high)3.We haven't read books _________ . (late)4.This street goes_________from the school to the post-office. (straight)5.Françoise speaks French _______ . (good)6.Don't run so__________. (fast)7.She never comes on time. She is always _______. (late)8.My brother swims ___________. (good)9.He _______ tries to adapt himself to a difficult situation. (hard)10. God! It was a__________day. (hard)whollyhighlatelystraightwellfastlatewellhardlyhard
18Put the adverbs in their correct position. 1.He reads the newspaper. (rarely)___________________________________2.She opened the letter. (quickly)3.The teacher explained. (good)4.He makes the same mistake. (often)5.My husband comes home late. (always)He rarely reads the newspaper .She opened the letter quickly .The teacher spoke well .He often makes the same mistake .My husband always comes home late .
196.He ate that apple. (glad) _______________________________________ 7.The two young men traveled. (slowly)8.The dog barks. (seldom)9.She plays the piano. (well)10.I saw André at the snack bar. (yesterday)________________________________________He ate that apple gladly .The two young men traveled slowly .The dog seldom barks .She plays the piano well .I saw André at the snack bar yesterday .
20We will see you in São Paulo 1 / next week 2. Insert the adverbs in parentheses in their correct place.1.We will see you. (next week/in São Paulo)______________________________________________________________________2.Those people will meet you. (tomorrow/here)3.They invented a new bomb. (last year/in U.S.A.)4.The lecturer spoke. (last night/at school/brillantly)5.His brother died. (in Tokio/suddenly/in 1978)6.My daughter got married. (in the morning /yesterday/at ten o'clock)7.We go to the theatre. (usually)We will see you in São Paulo 1 / next week 2.Those people will meet you here 1 / tomorrow 2.They invented a new bomb in U.S.A.1 / last year 2 .The lecturer spoke brillantly 1 /at school 2/ last night 3 .His brother died suddenly 1/in Tokio 2/ inMy daughter got married at ten o’clock 1/ in the morning 2/yesterday 3.We usually go to the theatre on Saturdays.
21That woman always arrives late . 8.That woman arrives.(late/always)____________________________________________________________9.She danced.(yesterday/well/at the party)10.She went.(at 10 o'clock/to school)11.Those boys stayed.(all day/quietly/there)12.Let's go.(tonight/to the movies)13.I saw my relatives.(this morning/at the station/at 7 o'clock)14.I met your sister. (last night /at the restaurant/ occasionally)That woman always arrives late .She danced well 1/at the party 2 / yesterday 3.She went to school 1/at ten o’clock 2 .Those boys stayed quietly 1 /there 2 / all day 3 .Let’s go to the movies 1/tonight 2.I saw my relatives at the station 1/at 7 o’clock 2/ this morning 3.I occasionally met your sister at the restaurant 1 / last night 2.
22Test 1 (Fuvest) – Todas as alternativas abaixo trazem advérbios de freqüência exceto:a)seldomb)wellc)neverd)oftene)rarelyTest 1
23(Cefet - PR) - Mark the sentence in which the adverb “Never” is in the correct position: a)Never I have seen such a strange behaviour.b)I never have seen such a strange behaviour.c)I have never seen such a strange behaviour.d)I have seen never such a strange behaviour.e)I have seen such a strange behaviour never.Test 2
24Test 3 (UFPR) - Assinale a(s) alternativa(s) correta(s): 01.Our teacher spoke to us in class very rudely yesterday morning.02.Our teacher spoke to us very rudely in class yesterday morning.04.Our teacher spoke to us very rudely this morning in class.08.Yesterday morning, our teacher spoke to us in class very rudely.16.Our teacher very rudely spoke to us yesterday morning in class.32.Yesterday morning, our teacher spoketo us very rudely in class.Test 3
25Test 4 (Univ. Brasília - DF) - Marque a correta: a)Mary always has been sad.b)Mary always walks to school.c)Mary always is sad.d)Mary wakes up always early.e)n.d.a.Test 4
26Test 5 (UEM) - Assinale a(s) alternativa(s) correta(s): “Oh! yes”, said Mike with a sigh. It was love at the first sight. I still remember that look in her eyes when we met...01.At two o’clock - in on a Sunday - At the station02.At the station - At two o’clock - on a Sunday - in 194304.on a Sunday - at two o’clock - in at the station08.At the station - on a Sunday - at two o’clock - in 194316.In At two o’clock - at the station - on a SundayTest 5