Most English adverbs end with ‘ly’…But not all of them. How can you tell? And what the hell is a ‘flat adverb’?

My coworker wrote to me recently about a question for a survey she was writing. She wanted to check which was correct:

“The bootcamp is awesome! But it happens too seldomly
OR “The bootcamp is awesome! But is happens too seldom

The short answer?

Seldom.

The long answer?

I can totally see why you’d go with…

Kat Magee

Copywriter, content strategist, certified word nerd

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