Oromo Adverbs

If you're trying to learn Oromo Adverbs you will find some useful resources including a course about Adverbs of time place manner and frequency... to help you with your Oromo grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Oromo. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Oromo Adverbs

Learning the Oromo Adverbs is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Oromo language. But first we need to know what the role of Adverbs is in the structure of the grammar in Oromo.

Oromo adverbs are part of speech. Generally they're words that modify any part of language other than a noun. Adverbs can modify verbs, adjectives (including numbers), clauses, sentences and other adverbs. Here are some examples:

English AdverbsOromo Adverbs
adverbs
I read a book sometimesgaaffi-gaaf kitaaba ndubbisa
I will never smokeyomiyyuu hinxuuxu
are you alone?qophaa keeti?

Notice the structure of the Adverbs in Oromo.

List of Adverbs in Oromo

Below is a list of the Adverbs of time place manner and frequency in Oromo placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Oromo vocabulary.

English AdverbsOromo Adverbs
adverbs of time
yesterdaykaleessa
todayharr'a
tomorrowbor
nowamma
thengaafas
latereger
tonightedans
right nowamma isa ammaa
last nighteda
this morningganam kana
next weektorban dhufu
recentlydhiyeenya kana
soondhiyootti
immediatelyhatattamaan
adverbs of place
hereas
thereachi
over theregara sana
everywhereiddoo hunda
nowhereeessayyu
homemana
awayfagoo
outala
adverbs of manner
verybaayyee
quitebaayyee
reallydhugumaan
fastdafee
wellgaarii
hardcimaa
quicklydafee
slowlysuuta
carefullyqalbiidhan
absolutelymatuma
togetherwalii wajjin
aloneqophaa
adverbs of frequency
alwaysyeroo hunda
sometimesgaaffii gaaf
occasionallygaaffii gaaf
seldomdarbee darbee
rarelydarbee darbee
neveryoomiyyuu

Adverbs of time place manner and frequency have a very important role in Oromo. Once you're done with Oromo Adverbs, you might want to check the rest of our Oromo lessons here: Learn Oromo. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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