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    Exclamation How often can be answered with "none"?

    Please, help!

    How can I answer questions with "how often"?

    For instance, "How often did you to clubs last month?"

    Can I answer "None."?

    I want to answer that I didn't go (0% of frequency) in a short form.

    As it is related to frequency, should I answer "Never." instead?

    Kisses, Dani.

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    Re: How often can be answered with "none"?

    I believe that if someone asks you... "how often"... it implies you have done something before related to that subject once at least.

    How often do you go fishing? (com que frequencia voce pesca?)
    well... twice a week.

    Have you ever gone finishing? (vocÍ jŠ pescou alguma vez?)
    no, I haven't.

    Do you ever go fishing? (JŠ te ocorreu de pescar alguma vez?)
    No, I don't.

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    Re: How often can be answered with "none"?

    You're right, he should have written never.

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    Re: How often can be answered with "none"?

    Quote Originally Posted by Daniele Menezes View Post
    Please, help!

    How can I answer questions with "how often"?

    For instance, "How often did you to clubs last month?"

    Can I answer "None."?

    I want to answer that I didn't go (0% of frequency) in a short form.

    As it is related to frequency, should I answer "Never." instead?

    Kisses, Dani.
    Dear Dani:

    It may help to think of the word 'none' as meaning 'not one'. So, if someone asks you
    "How often did you to clubs last month?"
    you can't answer 'Not one', but you could say, 'Not once,' because 'not once' means 'not one time.'

    I hope this is helpful,

    Petra

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    Smile Re: How often can be answered with "none"?

    Quote Originally Posted by pyoung View Post
    Dear Dani:
    "How often did you go to clubs last month?"
    missing 'go'

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    Re: How often can be answered with "none"?

    Quote Originally Posted by marciobarbalho View Post
    missing 'go'
    Thanks. I copied and pasted from the original post without paying enough attention!
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