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Of or pertaining to, or of the nature of an adverb.
An adverb that modifies a verb answers any of four questions: Where? When? In what manner? To what extent?
An adverb that modifies an adjective or another adverb, answers To what extent? When an adverb functions in this second manner, it is often called an intensifier because it increases or decreases the intensity of the adjective or adverb it modifies.
This entry is located in the following units: -al; -ial, -eal (page 7) -ial (page 1) verbo-, verb-, verbi- (page 1)