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Autor:  Fran
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Data:  28/JUN/2014 11:14 PM
Assunto:  Pronoun or adverb ?
 
Mensagem: 
In the context of your question, the words below are adverbs:
why - the purpose, reason, or cause 
when - the time or date
where - the place, position, situation, source, toward what end 
how - the manner, state, condition, degree, 

Why, when, where, and how are also conjunctions (in other contexts).

An interrogative pronoun identifies a pronoun, while an interrogative adverb points out to a purpose, time, place, or manner.

A pronoun substitutes a noun or noun phrase within the context asked for.
An adverb modifies a verb, an adjective, or other adverb.


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Pronoun or adverb ?   –  Sarah Cardoso  28/JUN/2014, 5:43 PM
 Pronoun or adverb ?   –  Fran  28/JUN/2014, 11:14 PM

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