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Vocabulary
ADVERB
Types of Adverb Adverb of Time Adverb of Frequency Adverb of Place
Adverb of Manner Adverb of Quality Adverb of Reason Adverb of Duration
Adverb of Affirmation Adverb of Conjunction Relative Adverbs Interrogative Adverbs
Degree of Comparison Positive-Comparative-Superlative Formation of Adverb
ADVERB OF DURATION or PERIOD
The word which express duration or period is called adverb of duration/period. They are : since, from, till, next, for, last, coming etc.(The test question is since when ?, up to what ?)
 
Uses of adverb of period
Examples
We didn't stay long at the meeting.
There was no news of him for a year.
It has been raining since morning.
The examinations will be held from March 10 to March 30.
There was no light in the whole city till 10 o'clock.
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Types of Adverb Adverb of Time Adverb of Frequency Adverb of Place
Adverb of Manner Adverb of Quality Adverb of Reason Adverb of Duration
Adverb of Affirmation Adverb of Conjunction Relative Adverbs Interrogative Adverbs
Degree of Comparison Positive-Comparative-Superlative Formation of Adverb