Adverbs of place
understanding adverbs of place
Adverbs of Place tell us the location where the action of the verb happens or carried out. They are a diverse set, consisting of forms created by adding –ly to an adjective (e.g., local ↵ locally) and of others, as shown below.
|Common Adverbs of Place|
Like other AdverbsOpens in new window, Adverbs of Place can also be placed at the initial, middle, and at the final position of a clause.
In addition, Adverbs of Place can also be placed after an auxiliary verb.
Most common Adverbs of Place, such as shown below, also function as prepositions.