Adverbs vs. Adjectives Trainer

Correct any mistakes in these sentences.

1. The rise in car crime in the area is deeply worrying.

2. She waved friendlily to me.

3. Cut the onions up finely and fry them with garlic.

4. I asked the boys to move their bicycles off the football pitch but they flat refused.

5. I couldn't understand what he was saying. He didn't speak very clearly.

6. He was accused of behaving cowardlily in the battle.

7. Pierre Evene manufactured the glass for which the town became just renowned.

8. I called Elena and she slow turned to face me.

9. Spread some butter on the bread as thin as possible.

10. The prime minister was loud applauded by her audience.


Complete the sentences with suitable pairs of adverbs from #4. Use the form with -ly in one sentence and the form without -ly in the other.

1. a What she hated ____________ was having to get up at 5:30 every morning.

b We don't go out much in the evening. We ____________ watch television.

2. a The firm paid compensation, but stopped _____________ of admitting they were to blame.

b The book is due to be published ____________.

3. a I'm not in my office at the moment, but if you leave your name and number I'll get back to you ____________. (Message on a telephone answering machine)

b I used to have to change in Amsterdam to get to Moscow, but now I can fly __________.

4 a I got very little sleep on the flight, but I felt ____________ awake when I arrived in Tokyo.

b French is ____________ spoken in North Africa.

5 a She is one of the most ____________ regarded researchers in the university.

b We could just see the plane flying ____________ overhead.

Adverbs vs. Adjectives Trainer

-ed adjectives with –ly adverb form
взволнованный / взволнованно agitated /ˈædʒɪteɪtɪd/ – agitatedly /ˈædʒɪteɪtɪdli/
предполагаемый / предположительно alleged /əˈledʒd/ – allegedly /əˈledʒɪdli/
заслуженный / заслуженно deserved /dɪˈzɜːvd/ – deservedly /dɪˈzɜːvɪdli/
решительный / решительно determined – determinedly /dɪˈtɜːmɪndli/
разочарованный / разочарованно disappointed – disappointedly
радостный / радостно excited – excitedly
поспешный / поспешно hurried – hurriedly/ˈhʌridli, ˈhɜːridli/
острый, критичный / подчеркнуто pointed – pointedly /ˈpɔɪntɪdli/
неоднократный / неоднократно repeated – repeatedly
сообщенный / как сообщают reported – reportedly
им. репутацию / по общему мнению reputed – reputedly
предполагаемый / предположительно supposed /səˈpəʊzd/ - supposedly /səˈpəʊzɪdli/
обеспокоенный / обеспокоенно worried – worriedly /ˈwʌridli, ˈwɜːridli/
adverbs with 2 forms (- ly always right before the verb! she quickly ran, not she quick ran)
дешево cheap - cheaply
чисто clean - cleanly
ясно clear - clearly
тонко, мелко fine - finely
громко loud - loudly
тонко thin - thinly
медленно slow - slowly
adverbs with different meanings


Он забрел глубоко в лес. Он был глубоко ранен ее критикой. He wandered deep into the forest and got lost. He felt deeply hurt by her criticisms.
Ты можешь поехать напрямую. Я скоро к тебе присоединюсь. You can go direct. I'll be with you directly.
Он высоко пнул мяч. Все высокого мнения о ее преподавании. He kicked the ball high. Everyone thinks highly of her teaching.
Она только что приехала. Ты можешь по праву гордиться своими достижениями She's just arrived. You can be justly proud of your achievements.
Какой сыр тебе больше всего нравится? Мы в основном отдыхаем во Франции. Which of these cheeses do you like most? We mostly go on holiday to France.
Они сократили свой отпуск Он скоро прибудет. They cut short their holiday. He will be arriving shortly (soon).
Дверь была широко открыта. Эта книга широко доступна. The door was wide open. This book is widely available.



Homework for the

1. Rules – by heart + Adverbs vs. Adjectives Trainer

2. Use the -ly form in one sentence in the pair, and the form without -ly in the other.

1. Tim's been putting on weight _____________ and really needs to diet.

2 I won't be able to get to the concert, I'm working _________________ tonight.

3 You can now fly ___________________ from Birmingham to New York.

4 I saw Susan ___________________ after the meeting.

5 I could just see the plane flying ___________________ overhead.

6 The minister resigned after a ________________ critical report.

7 Quinine is ________________ used in the treatment of malaria.

8 Although it was only 5 o'clock in the morning she was feeling ___________ awake.

9 He put his hand ___________________ into his pocket and pulled out some sweets.

10 I thought her comments were ___________________ insulting.

11 He _________ denied being anywhere near the bank at the time of the robbery.

12 The chairs fold ___________________ so it will be easy to get them into the car.



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