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Learn how to practice adverbials of manner with this activity

Use this activity to practice adverbials of manner like, quickly, carefully, slowly, carelessly, etc. It involves kinesthetics and is similar to "Charades". To do this ESL activity:

  • Call a student to the front of the class.
  • Have them pick an adverb from the board and an action without telling anyone and act it out.
  • Have the other students guess what she is doing.
  • It could be that she is "drawing carefully" or that she is "walking carelessly".
  • After they guess what she is doing have another student come forward.
  • Continue.