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adverbs and adjectives, Business writing, CIO, grammar, quicker or more quickly, Quiz
Which is correct?
Cloud computing can help small businesses launch ________ because they don’t have to purchase and set up hardware.
b. more quickly
Quicker is an adjective. You could say, for example, that cloud computing enables a quicker launch, because quicker modifies the noun launch. The adverb form is more quickly. In our original sentence, launch is a verb.
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