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G.24.1 - Adverbs of frequency

Word Order - Adverbs of Frequency

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Adverbs of frequency are used to say how often (or frequently) we do something. In English, the adverbs of frequency are:

Always
Usually
Frequently
Often
Sometimes
Occasionally
Rarely
Seldom
Hardly ever
Never

You probably remember the vocabulary, but can you remember where we must place them in the sentence?

Frequency adverbs

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Frequency adverbs show how often something happens. They usually come before the main verb in a sentence: "I sometimes cook Italian food."