French translation of 'often'
⇒ It often rains.
Il pleut souvent.
⇒ I'd like to go skiing more often.
J'aimerais aller skier plus souvent.twice as often
deux fois plus souvent
⇒ I shower twice as often as most people.
Je me douche deux fois plus souvent que la plupart des gens.much more often than
bien plus souvent queas often as not
la plupart du tempsmore often than not
la plupart du tempsevery so often
de temps à autreit's not often (that) ...
ce n'est pas souvent que ...
- (in questions about frequency)
how often do you go?
vous y allez tous les combien?,
vous y allez avec quelle fréquence?
⇒ How often do you go to the gym?
Vous allez à la gym tous les combien?
⇒ How often do you wash the car?
Vous lavez votre voiture tous les combien?
Example Sentences Including 'often'
He often arrived home to find a small purse sitting on his side table, filled with gold rivets.TREASON KEEP (2001)
She often overheard the other young librarians talking freely of men, sometimes even in detail.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
I could hear Marianne listening to music in the sitting room, which she often does at night.THE EXECUTION (2002)
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'often' in Other Languages
- Arabic: كَثِيراً مَا
- Brazilian Portuguese: frequentemente
- Chinese: 经常
- Croatian: često
- Czech: často
- Danish: ofte
- Dutch: vaak
- European Spanish: a menudo
- Finnish: usein
- French: souvent
- German: oft
- Greek: συχνά
- Italian: spesso
- Japanese: しばしば
- Korean: 자주 빈번한
- Norwegian: ofte
- Polish: często
- Portuguese: frequentemente
- Romanian: adesea
- Russian: часто
- Spanish: a menudo
- Swedish: ofta
- Thai: บ่อย
- Turkish: sıklıkla
- Ukrainian: часто
- Vietnamese: thường xuyên
Translation of often from the Collins English to French Dictionary