sometimes

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsʌmtaɪmz/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈsʌmˌtaɪmz/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(sumtīmz′)


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sometimes - sometime
‘sometimes’
You use sometimes to say that something happens on some occasions, rather than all the time.
The bus was sometimes completely full.
Sometimes I wish I was back in Africa.
Adverbs and adverbials (for a graded list of words used to indicate frequency)
‘sometime’
Don't confuse sometimes with sometime. Sometime means ‘at a time in the past or future that is unknown or has not yet been decided’.
Can I come and see you sometime?
Sometime is often written as some time.
He died some time last year.
'sometimes' also found in these entries:
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