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often  

EN[ˈɒfn̩]
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  • AdverbeCOMmore oftenCOMoftenerSUPmost oftenSUPoftenest
    1. Frequently, many times.
      1. According to this saga of intellectual-property misanthropy, these creatures [patent trolls] roam the business world, buying up patents and then using them to demand extravagant payouts from companies they accuse of infringing them. Often, their victims pay up rather than face the costs of a legal battle.
  • Plus d'exemples
    1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
      • The soft-minded manager often defers direct action in the hope that the situation will remedy itself.
      • Nevertheless, plant and animal based food flavorizers are often incorporated into rodenticides to enhance palatability to omnivorous rodents.
      • Space research often provides a spin-off for everyday technology.
    2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
      • Often used with the studio is the egg-crate, which minimizes side spill and does make the beam a bit more controllable.
      • Often found in the phrase You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours.
    3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
      • Her mother laid it on thick, telling her to call home more often.
      • At higher altitudes you need to breathe your horse more often.

Meaning of often for the defined word.

Grammaticalement, ce mot "often" est un adverbe, plus spécifiquement, un adverbes temp.
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    1. Adverbes
      • Adverbes Temps
        • Adverbes de fréquence
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    Liens Connexes:
    1. en oftentimes
    2. en oftenly
    3. en oftener
    4. en oftenest
    5. en oftenness
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