On Sun, 15 Feb 2004, Joe wrote:
> Philippe Caquant wrote:
> >I don't think that 'with a hammer' is an adverbial
> >concept. I never thought of hitting something
> >'hammerly'. It is instrumental. It is something quite
> >different from 'many times', which is a process
> >quantifier as I said.
> -ly forms adverbs from adjectives. I suppose the correct way to make an
> adverb there would be 'hammerfully'..
I've used 'hammerly' (well, not 'hammerly', but +ly on a noun) to mean the
instrumental before... No need to be entirely too pedantic.