routine or routinely should be used in this sentence?

a business is operating routinely.

Is the use of routinely as an adverb in that sentence appropriate?

Answer

routinely is the correct word here. It answers the question how? or in what way? and is an adverb whilst routine is mostly a noun but can also be an adjective.

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