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More Adverbs

More Adverbs

6) Adverb of Affirmation and Negation
Adverb of affirmation and negation is an adverb which confirms or denies the action of verb in the sentence. It is also used to reinforce the action of verb. Adverbs of affirmation are -definitely, surely, absolutely, etc however adverbs of denial or negation are like no, can’t, don’t, never, etc.
I will certainly go to the school. (Adverb of affirmation)
I never leave you alone. (Adverb of negation)

7) Adverb of Comment
Using adverbs of comment, we can make a comment on entire sentence. This adverb can change and describe the verb as well as influence the whole sentence. Adverbs of comment are like fortunately, unfortunately, patiently, honestly, obviously, constantly, etc.
Unfortunately, he got discharged from his post.
Luckily, I got admission in the top college.
Obviously, it is wrong way to do.
We happily celebrated the birthday of our class teacher.

8) Adverb of Conjunction
Adverb of conjunction helps us in connecting the ideas or clauses. It shows effect, sequence, contrast, cause or other relationships between two clauses in the sentence. We need to use a semicolon (;) to conjugate two clauses. Adverbs of conjunction are like anyway, accordingly, consequently, again, contrarily, almost, as a result, besides, certainly, additionally, comparatively, consequently, comparatively, conversely, etc
Clause 1: He was going to attend an important meeting.
Clause 2: He made sure to attend meeting on time.
Use of Adverb of conjunction in the above two clauses:
He was going to attend an important meeting; accordingly, made sure to attend meeting on time. 
9) Adverb of reason
Adverb of reason is used to express the reason for, answer the question or purpose of an action in the sentence. Adverbs of reason are like therefore, hence, thus, consequently, so, since, etc.
I was not working hard, therefore, I failed.
Consequently he denied coming to the party. 
10) Adverb of Number
Adverb of number is used to show number of action of the verb in a sentence. Adverbs of number are like firstly, secondly, once, yearly, never, twice, lastly, etc.
I eat food twice a day. (In this sentence, 'twice' is an adverb of number)
He saw me once. (In this sentence, 'once' is an adverb of number; however it can also be an adverb of time depends on how it is used in the sentence).

Let us check what we have learnt

Pick out the adverbs in the following sentences and identify their type.

a. This is a very sweet mango.
b. The milkman came again.
c. The puppy followed Manju everywhere.
d. Our soldiers fought bravely.
e. You may be partly right but does it solve our problem.
f. Rome wasn't built in a day.
g. Where is Raju?
h. Go back.

Check yourself here

a. Very-adverb of degree;
b. again – adverb of frequency.
c. everywhere – adverb of place
d. bravely – adverb of manner
e. partly – adverb of degree;
f. in a day – adverb of time;
g. where – adverb of place;

h. back – adverb of place

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Articles- Uses of Definite article THE

Definite Article

THE When used in a General Sense a Common Noun does not have an Article before it Example Man is not immortal.
When a person, thing, or place is talked of, Indefinite Article is used. However, when the same repeated, Definite Article is used. Example We saw a ten-rupee note lying on the road. The note we saw lying on the road was new. A girl noted a stranger sitting in a car. The girl noted the stranger sitting in the red car.
However, a Common Noun in Plural does not have a definite article before it. Example Birds live in nest. Children have a sweet tooth.

We must use Definite Article THE Before… 1. Superlative Degree of an Adjective The best, the easiest, the least
2. Adjectives used as common nouns The rich should not hate the poor.
3. The names of rivers, seas, oceans, bays, gulfs etc. The Nile, The Sea of Japan, The Pacific Ocean, The Chilka Lake, The Bay of Bengal. The Gulf of Mannar
4. The names of the Historical Buildings The Victoria Palace, The Qutab.
5. The planets, Direction, Heavenly…

Order of First, Second and Third Person Pronouns

Order of First, Second and Third Person PronounsAll of us know about Personal PronounsFirst PersonI , MY , ME Second PersonYOU , YOUR , YOU  Third PersonHE , HIS , HIM SHE , HER , HER THEY , THEIR , THEM  But did you know how to put them in order
if all the three kinds of Pronouns fall in a sentence ?
Well here is the rule
(many might not know)  1.
If the sentence presents an action of positive nature
the order used is 
Second Person, Third Person and then First PersonExample You, he and I have ultimately succeeded in our research.
2. If the action given in the sentence is of negative nature  then the order becomesFirst Person, Second Person and then Third Person Example I, you and he all are culprit of deceiving the innocent man.