Adjectives ending in -ly

Usually we think that words ending in -ly are adverbs. But not all -ly words are adverbs. There are some adjectives that end in -ly. Here is a complete list below. Since these words are adjectives, they cannot be used like other adverbs. For example – Incorrect: He behaves friendly. Correct: He behaves in a friendly manner. Some of these words can be used as adjectives or adverbs. Adverb: He came early Adjective: You are early today. SL Adjectives endinf in -ly 1.      beastly Continue reading →Usually we think that words ending in -ly are adverbs. But not all -ly words are adverbs. There are some adjectives that end in -ly. Here is a complete list below. Since these words are adjectives, they cannot be used like other adverbs. For example - Incorrect: He behaves friendly. Correct: He behaves in a friendly manner. Some of these words can be used as adjectives or adverbs. Adverb: He came early Adjective: You are early today. SL Adjectives endinf in -ly 1.      beastly Continue reading →