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"Usually" is an adverb which is often translated as "por lo general", and "seldom" is an adverb which is often translated as "rara vez". Learn more about the difference between "usually" and "seldom" below.
usually(
yuzh
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li
)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (customarily)
a. por lo general
Usually, the professor does not accept assignments after the due date.Por lo general, el profesor no acepta tareas después de la fecha de entrega.
b. usualmente
What time do you usually leave for work?¿A qué hora usualmente sales para el trabajo?
c. normalmente
We usually meet at three o'clock but today we're meeting a little later.Normalmente nos encontramos a las tres, pero hoy vamos a encontrarnos un poco más tarde.
d. generalmente
The food at that restaurant is usually pretty good.La comida en ese restaurante generalmente es bastante buena.
2. (commonly)
a. generalmente
That dog has four legs! - They usually do. ¡Ese perro tiene cuatro patas! - Generalmente es así.
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seldom(
sehl
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duhm
)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (rarely)
a. rara vez
We are still good friends, but we seldom see each other.Todavía somos buenos amigos, pero rara vez nos vemos.
b. casi nunca
Although I live close to the beach, I seldom go swimming.Aunque vivo cerca de la playa, casi nunca salgo a nadar.
c. pocas veces
Very seldom have I seen gardens as beautiful as this one.Muy pocas veces he visto jardines tan hermosos como este.
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