Definite frequency adverbs

 

Hourly

Daily

Weekly

Monthly

Quarterly

Yearly

Annually

 

Once, twice, three times a year, (a day / week / month)

 

Every hour / day / week / month / year

 

Every two weeks (fortnightly), two months / years

 

 

I receive my salary monthly.

I receive my salary every month.

I receive my salary once a month.

 

Exercises:

 

Fill in the blanks with the frequency adverbs above.

 

1.     We celebrate Christmas ___________. (December)

2.     Our partners meeting is ___________. ( Monday and Thursday)

3.     I send a report to Head Office __________.  (January, March, May, July, September, etc.)

4.     I go to school __________. (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, etc.)

5.     Most people say you should see the dentist ________________. (July and January)

6.     The journal in English is published ______________. (April, July, October, January)

7.     Our newsletter is published every ________________. (Week 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, etc.)

8.     Economist is published _____________ (Monday).

 

 

Answers:

 

1)     once a  year / annually / yearly / every year

2)    twice a week

3)    every two months

4)    every day / daily

5)    twice a year / every six months

6)    quarterly

7)    two weeks / fortnight

8)    every week / weekly