10.4 Adverbs from adjectives

Adverbs describing an action are often equal to the neuter form of the adjectives. These can be compared with the -ly forms in English (nicely, loudly, peacefully, etc.).

Adjective Adverb
Dina er rask.
Dina is quick.
Dina løper raskt.
Dina runs quickly.
Hun er pen.
She is pretty.
Hun smiler pent.
She smiles nicely.
Treneren er høy. 
The coach is tall. 
Han snakker høyt.
He speaks loudly.