There are several different kinds of adverbs, but the ones you will be using are the ones that end in -ly.Those adverbs tell how something was done. You may use one or two to start your sentence. You do need a comma after your opening.
- Slowly and carefully, Mildred crept out onto the ice.
- Suddenly, her skates slipped out from under her, and she fell to her knees.
- Painfully, she picked herself up again.
- Hesitantly, she started to skate around the rink.
- Clumsy, Mildred stepped around the edge of the rink as if she were walking.
- Graceful and lovely, her cousin Maud glided past her.
- Impatient, Mildred pushed away from the edge of the rink and tried to twirl in the center of the ice.
- Horrified, Maud saw her cousin trip and sprawl spread-eagled on the ice.
- Relaxed and happy, the two girls drank hot chocolate by the fire while Mildred's dad signed her up for skating lessons.