Term: Adjuncts


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