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often

US [ˈɔf(ə)n]
UK [ˈɒf(ə)n]
  • adv.常常;往往;时常;大多
  • Web经常;通常;每每
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adv.
1.
时常;常常many times
We often go there.
我们常去那里。
I've often wondered what happened to him.
我时常纳闷他出了什么事。
How often do you go to the theatre?
你多长时间看一次戏?
I see her quite often.
我常常见到她。
Try to exercise as often as possible.
尽可能经常锻炼。
We should meet for lunch more often.
我们应该多多一起吃午饭。
It is not often that you get such an opportunity.
你得到这样的机会,可不是常有的事。
2.
往往;大多in many cases
Old houses are often damp.
老房子大多都潮湿。
People are often afraid of things they don't understand.
人往往对自己不懂的东西感到恐惧。
All too often the animals die through neglect.
动物因缺乏照料而死亡的事司空见惯。

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