Laura 真理子 (iloveyouohno) wrote in linguaphiles,
Laura 真理子
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Adverb placement in English?

I'm a native American English speaker from northern Virginia, USA.

Perhaps I'll go. (preferred)
I'll perhaps go. (sounds ungrammatical to me)
I'll go, perhaps. (possible, but note need for comma)

Never I'll go. (sounds ungrammatical to me)
I'll never go.
I'll go never. (sounds ungrammatical to me)

Quickly I'll go. (sounds ungrammatical to me)
I'll quickly go.
I'll go quickly. (preferred)

Tomorrow I'll go. (okay, but only when stressing "tomorrow" as opposed to another day)
I'll tomorrow go. (sounds ungrammatical to me)
I'll go tomorrow.

Are there regional differences here? Is there a term as to where an adverb can be placed in a sentence? What reference materials can English-learners use when they're unsure as to where a particular adverb can be placed in a sentence, and a native speaker is not available?

(Feeling particularly thankful today to have English as my L1 :P)
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