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    Default Could adverb modify noun?

    'The information (below) was compiled by our correspondent.'

    Could adverb modify noun?Why the adverb doesn't precede the noun?

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    Default Re: Could adverb modify noun?

    Quote Originally Posted by Hiya Raymond View Post
    'The information (below) was compiled by our correspondent.'

    Could adverb modify noun?Why the adverb doesn't precede the noun?
    As a rule, adverbs don't modify nouns. If you are asking about the word "below" think of an implied verbal such as "located" before the word below.

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    Default Re: Could adverb modify noun?

    I'm confused with such modification as the following sentences did.
    The workers (here) are all kind to me.
    I saw him on his way (home).
    It had been fine the day (before).
    He is (quite) a man.

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    Default Re: Could adverb modify noun?

    It's just that some of our forms are abbreviated from longer forms.

    The information [we have included] below was compiled by our correspondent.

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