Examples of often in a Sentence
They go out to dinner fairly often.
How often do you call your mother?
The condition often returns even after treatment with antibiotics.
I often take a walk during my lunch break.
He travels more often than I do.
The disease is diagnosed most often in children.
They seem to be getting into arguments more and more often.
It's not often that I get to enjoy a day off.
Water the plants often enough to keep the soil moist.
Recent Examples of often from the Web
Rabee Zureikat, like many Jordanians, had long been enamored of the nay, whose soulful, ethereal sound is often used as an intro to classical Arabic orchestral music and mournful solos aired by Egyptian and Syrian TV.
Salmonella symptoms—which often appear 12 to 72 hours after exposure—include diarrhea, fever, and abdominal cramps.
Those with at least four such adverse experiences had attempted suicide 12 times more often than those who had no adverse experiences.
Current TimeÂ 0:00 / DurationÂ 0:49 Mosley talks about Mizzou Advertisement Columbia’s Isiaih Mosley has recently begun talking to Mizzou coach Cuonzo Martin more often.
More often, though, successful politicians exploit changes in social attitudes that are already happening, rather than causing them by decree.
There’s definitely that undertone in a lot of the Alien movies about messing with things and paying the price, albeit more often because of capitalism than curiosity.
If musical humor was rewarded with goals or bonus points, England would have won the World Cup far more often than its solitary triumph in 1966.
More often, the unrefrigerated metal containers turn dangerously hot in the South Texas sun.
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a lot, time after time, time and again;
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Definition of often for English Language Learners
: many times : on many occasions
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