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An adverb is a word that changes or simplifies the meaning of a verb, adjective, other adverb, clause, or sentence.

Adverbs typically answer questions such as how?, in what way?, when?, where?, and to what extent?. This function is called the adverbial function, and is realised not just by single words (i.e., adverbs) but by adverbial phrases and adverbial clauses.

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