adverbial
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ædˈvɝbi.əl/
  • (RP) IPA: /ədˈvɜːbi.əl/
Adjective

adverbial

  1. (grammar) Of or relating to an adverb.
    • And in (123) below, a (bracketed) Adverbial Phrase has undergone WH MOVEMENT:
      (123) (a)      [How quickly] will he drink the beer —?
      (123) (b)      [How carefully] did he plan his campaign —?
      (123) (c)      [How well] did he treat her —?
Translations Noun

adverbial (plural adverbials)

  1. (grammar) An adverbial word or phrase.
Translations


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