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    three times vs thrice

    "I've been there thrice."

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    "I've been there for three times."

    I know "thrice" is kind of old fashion. Do we still use it?

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    Re: three times vs thrice

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    "I've been there thrice."

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    "I've been there for three times."

    I know "thrice" is kind of old fashion. Do we still use it?
    It's quite commonly used in Indian English but it's rarely, if ever, used in modern BrE.

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    Re: three times vs thrice

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    It's quite commonly used in Indian English but it's rarely, if ever, used in modern BrE.
    It would sound strange?

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    Re: three times vs thrice

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    It would sound strange?
    Yes, it would.

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    Re: three times vs thrice

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    Yes, it would.
    I'd be most appreciative, If you could possibly give your comments on posts "work on vs work at" and ''possible or not".

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