Often

Posted by Manjusha Filed in Practical English Usage

Often means frequently on different occasions.

If we want to say frequently on the same occasion, we generally use a different expression (e.g. a lot of times, several times, frequently) or the structure keep + -ing.

See also

Of course
Often
Once
One
On time and in time
Otherwise
Ought to have + past participle
Overlook and look over: difference
Owing to, due to, because of and on account of

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