Adverbs modify verbs, but adverbials tell us something about the clause of which they are part.
They can be single words, phrases or clauses.
A fronted adverbial simply goes at the front of the sentence or clause.
When the dog barked, I jumped out of my seat.
Remember, when the fronted adverbial is a clause, it should always be followed by a comma.
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