Adverbs can modify other adverbs that come after it: "He moves very quickly."

But is there an instance where an adverb, or adverbial phrase, comes after the adverb that it modifies, instead of before?


There is an adverb of degree "enough".It can modify an adjective or another adverb and is usually placed after them.

I know him well enough.

  • Clever. Is that an exceptional word or part of some pattern? Feb 26 '17 at 8:51
  • It is an exception, I believe .
    – V.V.
    Feb 26 '17 at 9:37

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