Adverbs of degree
examples of degree adverbs
Adverbs of Degree (sometimes called Degree Adverbs) describe how much or the degree to which the action expressed by the verb is carried out. Examples degree adverbs are shown below.
|Examples of Degree Adverbs|
Degree adverbs that modify only adjectives and other adverbs include rather and very.
Adverbs of degree are also amplifiers—a form of intensifiers— which can be used to intensify adjectives and other adverbs. See intensifiersOpens in new window