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'''Adverbification''' is the [[word formation]] of [[adverb]]s; this is done typically from [[adjective]]s, by:
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'''Adverb formation''' (occasionally '''adverbalisation''' or '''adverbification''') is the [[word formation]] of [[adverb]]s; this is done typically from [[adjective]]s, by:
  
 
* [[inflection]] with the [[suffix]] [[-ly]] to form [[regular adverb]]s.
 
* [[inflection]] with the [[suffix]] [[-ly]] to form [[regular adverb]]s.
 
* [[zero derivation]] for [[bare adverb]]s
 
* [[zero derivation]] for [[bare adverb]]s
  
[[irregular adverb]]s are extremely rare in [[English]], and would have to be taken on a case-by-case basis.
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Note that [[irregular adverb]]s are extremely rare in [[English]], and certainly not [[linguistically productive]].
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Adverb formation is dependent upon [[adjective formation]].
  
 
[[category:adverbs]]
 
[[category:adverbs]]
 
[[category:word formation]]
 
[[category:word formation]]
 
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Latest revision as of 06:05, 15 June 2020

Adverb formation (occasionally adverbalisation or adverbification) is the word formation of adverbs; this is done typically from adjectives, by:

Note that irregular adverbs are extremely rare in English, and certainly not linguistically productive.

Adverb formation is dependent upon adjective formation.