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6 phrases found for the topic Frequency
Phrase: More often than not / As often as not
Meaning: Very often, usually, as a general rule.
More often than not, you will want to bring a sandwhich to avoid eating in that expensive restaurant.
As often as not, she leaves the door unlocked.
Date: 2017-12-09 00:39:52
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Phrase: Be few and far between
Meaning: To be very rare: Politicians that think of the people seem to be few and far between these days.
Date: 2015-07-16 23:37:36
Phrase: As a (general) rule
Meaning: Normally, usually, generally: As a rule, she stays at home on Sundays, so you should phone her then
Date: 2015-03-11 22:43:23
Phrase: Every now and then/again
Meaning: Ocasionally, every so often: I go there every now and then
Date: 2015-03-09 21:33:03
Phrase: Once in a blue moon
Meaning: Very rarely: This is a very arid area because it rains once in a blue moon
Phrase: When hell freezes over
Meaning: Never: I will become a policewoman when hell freezes over
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