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The meaning I want to show with this phrase is that you do something more times and it produces better results. Is "the more often — the better" correct? Or maybe there are any set expressions instead of this?

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Better to use correct or grammatical than possible because, really, it's possible to say anything at all; nothing stops you! – Jimi Oke Mar 28 '11 at 0:37
...*rather than possible because... – Jimi Oke Mar 30 '11 at 2:32

This is how I would stylize it:

"You should do this -- the more often, the better."

Other phrases that mean similar things:

You should do this as often as possible.

The more you do this, the better the results.

Results scale with use -- the more, the better


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Thank you very much! – user6594 Mar 27 '11 at 14:33

Yes, “the more often, the better” is correct.

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Thank you for help! – user6594 Mar 27 '11 at 14:34

A common expression suitable here is practice makes perfect.

The more [often], the better and other variants just sound like bad translations to me. They distractingly call to mind the more the merrier, which obviously isn't what's meant.

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There are plenty of common expressions on this pattern that sound completely natural, for instance: Go get me a rope - the longer, the better. – psmears Mar 27 '11 at 19:56
I agree sentences like your example are common and well-formed. But I'm having trouble seeing how OP's context could be re-cast into one like that. If you asked your piano teacher how much you should practice, then yes - "the more, the better" is just about "sayable". But it still sounds weird to me. I'd be happy to say "the more you do, the better you'll get", but the short form just comes across as a failed attempt to coin a maxim. – FumbleFingers Apr 2 '11 at 22:47

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