Adverbial Clauses

An adverbial clause functions like an adverb. It gives information about the time, place, condition, reason, manner, or purpose of an action that occurred. They modify whole clauses. Adverbial Clauses example sentences;


Adverbial Clauses in English


  • I can not go on holiday, because I don’t have enough money. (Reason)
  • She ate as if she were starving for years. (Manner)
  • You should arrive at school before 10:30. (Time)
  • That is the cafe where we held the meeting. (Place)
  • Unless you are to tired let’s go for a walk at the park. (Condition)
  • I will get up early so that I will see you. (Purpose)