[B-Greek] Adverb subcategory of Adjective

Carl W. Conrad cwconrad at artsci.wustl.edu
Sun Jun 22 15:45:43 EDT 2003

At 7:03 AM -0700 6/22/03, waldo slusher wrote:
>Why is Adverb a subcategory of the Adjective in the
>Friberg's Analytical GNT? Is there a grammatical

I thought there was a thorough explanation of Friberg's categories in AGNT.
The reason, I think,would be (a) that adverbs in -WS are constructed on the
adjectival stem, and (b) neuter accusative forms of the adjective are
commonly used in an adverbial sense.

Carl W. Conrad
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