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Rule "adjective vs. adverb"

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Description: adjective vs. adverb
Message: The word "\2" is an adjective and doesn't fit in this context. Did you mean the adverb \2?
Category: Commonly Confused Words (ID: CONFUSED_WORDS)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • He tried to sustainable achieve a clean environment.
    Correction suggestion: sustainably
  • How to possible create wildcard certifcates and then renew them?
    Correction suggestion: possibly
  • I think we should give consideration to possible using Gary's expertise on a part-time basis in Bakersfield and relocate and fill his position in Texas.
    Correction suggestion: possibly
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • It is subject to unbelievable events.
  • Altdorfer often distorts perspective to subtle effect.
  • Learn about our commitment to responsible gaming.
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: ADJECTIVE_ADVERB [4]
Version: 6.4-SNAPSHOT (2024-02-28 22:33:06 +0100)