2 Adverbs Modify verbs, adjectives, or adverbs Tell how, when, where, etc.He drove slowly. (How did he drive? Modifies verb)He drove a very fast car. (How fast was his car? - Modifies adjective)She moved quite slowly down the aisle. (How slowly? Modifies adverb)
3 Adverb clauses Modify verbs, adjectives, or adverbs Begin with subordinating conjunctionsTell where, when, why, in what manner, to what extent, or under what conditions.
4 Because you are students, you have to do homework. Tells why Examples:Because you are students, you have to do homework. Tells whyWhen you are older, you will get a job. Tells when
5 Examples of Adverb Clauses Wherever you lead, I will follow.Before you came to school, you got ready.As long as you are in school, you will have to write.I give you notes so that you will understand.
6 Practice Because we live in the South, people think we talk funny. Unless there is enough rain, farming is not possible.They study hard when they have a test.While their parents are around, they are nice.