What is a fronted adverbial?

Learn about how to use fronted adverbials.

Adverbials

Adverbials are words or phrases that give more information to the sentence.

"I discovered fronted adverbials earlier today."

'Earlier today' is the adverbial.

Fronted adverbials

A fronted adverbial is when the adverbial word or phrase is moved to the front of the sentence, before the verb.

"Earlier today, I discovered fronted adverbials."

So here, 'earlier today' is a fronted adverbial.

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