What is an Adverb of Frequency?

Adverbs of Frequency are the words that indicate the frequency at which an action takes place. It satisfies the question, ‘how frequently‘.


  1. People never like to hear lies.
  2. The singer hardly took a breath while rendering the song.
  3. Rohit usually visited our house in the evenings.
  4. You should take this medicine thrice a day.

In the above sentences, the verbs (like, took, visited and take) are explained with the help of adverbs of frequency (never, hardly, usually and thrice a day) respectively.

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