Monday’s Grammar Tidbit

Very. Seldom. Fast.

Flat adverbs are those without the -ly ending. Would-be Grammarphiles often correct statements such as “Drive safe!” by tagging on that infamous suffix, but are their friends even saying such things incorrect?

Elbow nudge.

Drive Safe: In Praise of Flat Adverbs

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