What Means Every Now And Then?

What is the sentence of far and wide?

1, Its branches spread far and wide.

2, Volunteers came from far and wide.

3, They searched far and wide for the missing child.

4, His fame had spread far and wide..

What is the use of then?

When to Use Then Then often functions as an adverb. Adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, or other adverbs. Dictionaries define then lots of different ways: in that case, at that time, next in order of place or time, at the same time, soon afterward, in addition, or as a consequence.

What can I say instead of then?

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What is the meaning of every now and then?

(also (every) now and again) sometimes but not very often: We still meet for lunch now and then, but not as often as we used to. (Definition of every now and then from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

What means occasionally?

occasionally(Adverb) From time to time; now and then; once in a while; irregularly.

What does ever so mean?

informal. : very Thank you ever so much.

What is another word for frequently?

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What does before then mean?

“Before then” means specifically “before that time”, whereas “before that” might more specifically mean “before that occurrence” or “before a thing (previously referred to) happens”.

What is the meaning of the then?

1. adverb. Then means at a particular time in the past or in the future.

What is another word for every now and then?

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Is it every now and then?

Also, every now and again; every once in a while; every so often. Occasionally, from time to time; also, periodically. For example, Every now and then I long for a piece of chocolate, or We take long walks every now and again, or Every once in a while he’ll call, or Every so often she washes the car.

How do you use now and then in a sentence?

1. The minister preaches a sermon now and then. 2. She does now and then hector a little.

What does every so often mean?

phrase. If something happens every so often, it happens regularly, but with fairly long intervals between each occasion. She’s going to come back every so often. See full dictionary entry for often.

How is then used in a sentence?

Than is used in comparisons as a conjunction, as in “she is younger than I am,” and as a preposition, “he is taller than me.” Then indicates time. It is used as an adverb, “I lived in Idaho then,” noun, “we’ll have to wait until then,” and adjective, “the then governor.”

What does can mean?

to be able to; have the ability, power, or skill to: She can solve the problem easily, I’m sure. to know how to: He can play chess, although he’s not particularly good at it. to have the power or means to: A dictator can impose his will on the people.