Position of French Adverbs - general rule

In French, adverbs have a specific position in sentences.

Learn about the position of adverbs in French

Look at these sentences:

Il court rapidement He runs quickly

Ils chantent bienThey sing well

Il dort souvent.He often sleeps.

Tu parles lentement.You speak slowly.

 

Notice that in simple sentences, adverbs are placed right after the verb.

 

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Il court rapidement He runs quickly
Ils chantent bienThey sing well
Il dort souvent.He often sleeps.
Tu parles lentement.You speak slowly.
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