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Joanna
What is the difference between rarely and seldom?
Which one is more common?
Apr 27, 2020 7:02 AM
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Rarely is more common nowadays. Seldom is quite formal. We also say "I don't often..." or "I don't... often"
Such as:
I rarely go to the cinema
I dont go to the cinema often
I don't often go to the cinema
I seldom go to the cinema

All of these are good 😊

April 27, 2020
They mean the same thing. Rarely is more common, seldom is a little fancier
April 27, 2020
Thank you so much!
April 27, 2020
Passing out
April 27, 2020
Joanna
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Chinese (Mandarin), English
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