Adverbs Worksheet



Adverbs are describing words. They answer the question HOW? WHEN? or WHERE?

Fill in the best adverb.

A cheetah runs _________.
quickly,safely,later
quickly

He will be home _________.
soon,nicely,outside
soon

She reads _________ to herself.
silently,next,quiet
silently

Are you going to school _________?
today,nicely,when
today

We are celebrating my birthday _________.
tomorrow,far,sadly
tomorrow

She sings _________ to the baby.
softly,loud,now
softly

Speak _________ so we can all hear.
loudly,quiet,quickly
loudly

The dog barked very _________.
loudly,safely,soon
loudly

I _________ finished my book.
finally,today,softly
finally

We crossed the street _________.
safely,loudly,safe
safely

My sister prints very _________.
neatly,good,sadly
neatly

Monkeys can climb trees _________.
easily,easy,quick
easily

_________ the lights went out.
Suddenly,Quickly,Easily
Suddenly

The baby smiled _________.
sweetly,nice,carefully
sweetly

The cat purred _________.
softly,soft,kitten
softly

She touches the new kitten _________.
gently,small,badly
gently

The monkey swings _________ from the tree.
playfully,loudly,very
playfully

The stars shine _________ in the sky.
brightly,blue,quiet
brightly

The old man walked _________ up the hill.
slowly,good,quick
slowly

The new mother held her baby _________.
lovingly,gentle,lovely
lovingly

The church choir sings _________.
joyfully,yesterday,angrily
joyfully

It is raining _________.
lightly,soon,light
lightly

The bus driver drives _________.
safely,quick,clearly
safely

_________ we roll along.
Merrily,Fast,Badly
Merrily

She sings _________.
beautifully,good,safely
beautifully

Whisper _________ in my ear.
softly,correctly,slow
softly

We _________ play in the park.
often,tomorrow,softly
often

The bus comes to my house _________.
early,badly,well
early

The teacher speaks _________.
clearly,clear,safe
clearly

A turtle walks _________.
slowly,slow,slower
slowly

She _________ places the egg on the table.
carefully,loudly,suddenly
carefully

Blake hides _________ so we won't find him.
quietly,loudly,clearly
quietly

Will lunch be ready _________?
soon,tomorrow,easy
soon

Ella ate _________ so she wouldn't be late.
quickly,safely,quick
quickly

She answered her mother _________.
honestly,hourly,madly
honestly

The dog barks _________ when we come home.
loudly,honestly,well
loudly

Go _________ to school!
directly,madly,after
directly

You are _________ right!
exactly,exacting,exact
exactly

My father takes pills _________.
daily,night,day
daily

The spaceship travels _________ fast.
very,early,quick
very

Open the bottle _________.
carefully,clearly,loudly
carefully

I _________ eat candy for breakfast.
never,today,poorly
never

Emma _________ gets into trouble.
never,madly,gently
never

He _________ takes the dog for a walk.
usually,lightly,yesterday
usually

Justin _________ goes to the beach.
often,nearly,tomorrow
often

I can see the moon _________.
clearly,clear,bright
clearly

The sun sets _________ in the winter.
early,brightly,shining
early

The astronomy club meets _________.
tomorrow,only,well
tomorrow

Mr. Lee left the room _________.
suddenly,tomorrow,always
suddenly

Sara works _________ at her desk.
happily,suddenly,nearly
happily

The ball bounced _________.
lightly,happily,smooth
lightly

The door closed _________.
loudly,sweetly,warmly
loudly

My brother is _________ funny.
really,quickly,safely
really

Please walk _________ in the hallway.
quietly,well,early
quietly

Her father _________ watches her soccer games.
always,today,poorly
always

I _________ walk under a ladder.
never,yesterday,over
never

Jamal behaved _________ and was punished.
badly,good,well
badly

The baby played _________ with her doll.
happily,lightly,very
happily

We slept _________ after the party.
late,early,always
late

My sister held my hand _________.
tightly,quickly,clearly
tightly

Sophia speaks English _________.
well,good,nice
well

The baker _________ picks up the cake.
carefully,outside,hot
carefully

Daniel _________ shows us his prize.
proudly,lightly,late
proudly

My smart brother passed the test _________.
easily,easy,never
easily

Let's play _________.
outside,yesterday,from
outside

I went to a movie _________.
yesterday,lately,always
yesterda

It was so cold that we played _________.
inside,well,out
inside

There are bugs _________!
everywhere,tomorrow,in
everywhere

She _________ answered all the questions.
correctly,very,right
correctly

He played each game _________.
perfectly,easy,good
perfectly

It's very cold. Dress _________.
warmly,cold,warm
warmly

Let's share the pizza _________.
equally,clearly,lightly
equally

Ayla speaks _________.
quietly,quiet,nearly
quietly

The ballerina dances _________.
gracefully,warmly,nice
gracefully

The old dog snores _________.
loudly,gladly,warmly
loudly



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