eg:He was apparently much surprised at the news.
2. oftentimes,往往;常常；和后面的more often than not的意思差不多。
eg：Oftentimes, developers leave themselves a comment in the code, but these are easy to forget.
3. more often than not,多半，往往。
eg:Every night, more often than not, you'd find my father at the local pub.
eg:If you are a vegetarian or a vegan, then you may have some troubles with nutrition.