been learning English for eight months but some adjectives and adverbs
are still a problem for me, especially adverbs such as absolutely,
definitely, certainly, exactly, etc. These
mean almost the same thing in Turkish and I don’t know when to use
them in English or which one to use. If you gave me some examples
that would help me.
is not very much difference in meaning or in use when these emphasizing
adjectives are used to express strong agreement with a statement,
question or suggestion.
is perhaps the strongest. If you use exactly, you are emphasizing
that what someone has said is 100% correct.
Sandra look stunning in that hat?
Oh, absolutely! I couldn’t agree more.
is a complete and utter fool. Absolutely! / Definitely! / Exactly!
you come shopping with me on Saturday? Definitely! / Certainly!
we can’t find those tickets, we shan’t be able to get into the
you going to Turkey again this summer? Definitely! Without a doubt!