He does not like planes.
She never eats meal. (English Syntax and Argumentation, Bas Aarts)
Aarts calls the negatives, not and never, as specifiers. ‘Ever’ in the example below seems to take the same position and role; can we call it as a specifier or not?
“Good evening, madam; I sent to you for a charitable purpose. I have forbidden Adèle to talk to me about her presents, and she is bursting with repletion; have the goodness to serve her as auditress and interlocutrice; it will be one of the most benevolent acts you ever performed.” (Jane Eyre)