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    Cool Adverb place

    Hello!

    Are these sentences ok?:

    -I couldn't often go to the cinema.

    -I couldn't go to the cinema often.

    -I couldn't go to the cinema very often.

    -I couldn't very often go to the cinema.

    Thanks a lot
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    Re: Adverb place

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    Hi Will17

    I think all are acceptable, although I personally wouldn't use the last one as I feel a sentence flows better when a bulky adverb phrase is at the end in this kind of sentence.

    Just to confirm - all of these are looking back at the past - is that correct? So you are not trying to say "I can't often go to the cinema" etc (present tense).

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    Re: Adverb place

    Yes, There are looking back at the past.
    Thanks a lot.
    W

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    Re: Adverb place

    All are acceptable, though I find both the first and the last somewhat awkward.

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