List of Adverb Suffixes

List of Adverb Suffixes! Adverbs are words that modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. They are usually formed by adding a suffix to the end of a word, as listed below.

ly: This is the most common adverb suffix in English. It is added to adjective to form an adverb, as in quick → quickly.

wise: This suffix is added to nouns to form adverbs that denote direction or manner, as in lengthwise and likewise.

ward(s): This suffix is added to verbs and nouns to form adverbs denoting direction, as in backward and upward.

List of Adverb Suffixes

List of Adverb Suffixes

–fully Full of Hopefull
–ly In a manner Quickly
–ward Shows direction Forward
–ways Shows direction Sideways
–wise In a manner of Crabwise

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