French Adverbs

Word Order with Adverbs:

  1. When a French adverb modifies a verb, it is placed after the conjugated verb.

Nous avons bien mangé

We ate well

  1. When an adverb modifies an adjective or another adverb, it is placed in front of the word it is modifying.

Je suis profondément ému.

I am deeply moved.

Nous avons très bien mangé.

We ate very well.

December 24, 2014


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