English Grammar: Adjuncts

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Definition:

An adjunct is part of a Sentence and modifies the Verb to show time, manner, place, frequency and degree and is as such closely related to adverbials.

Eg: It is nearly done. ('Nearly' describes the degree to which the action has been done.)

Eg: I go there twice a week. ('Twice a week' describes the frequency with which the action is done.)

See Also:

Adverb; Adverbial; Conjunct; Disjunct

Category:

Adjectives and Adverbs

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