She sings loudly
In which stuation can I put the adverb before the intransitive verb?
Can I say:
Someone totally is beautiful
Someone is totally beautiful
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Only verbs, not other words, can be transitive or intransitive. Transitive verbs take a direct object, Intransitive verbs do not. Many verbs can be ued in either a transitive or an intransitive style. Some call these verbs "ambitransitive". The verb "Sing", for example, can be used transitivly:
- She sings a song.
- He sings opera.
- She sings all night long.
- The rails sing after the train passes
When using a verb intransitivly adverbs often follow the verb:
The rails sing softly after the train passes
but this is not always the case.
More rapidly than ever he fell.
is an intransitive verb used with a previous adverb. There is no general rule for which verbs can be used in such a construction, as far as I know.