01. Robbie is a very [frank] member of our committee and, as such, is not afraid to state his opinion.
02. I had a [frank] discussion with my ex-husband about his need to contribute more financially to his son's upbringing.
03. Let's be [frank]; we don't agree and we never will.
04. His [frankness] sometimes surprises people, but most people like the fact that he is so honest.
05. Our boss appreciates [frankness] in her work relationships. She doesn't like it when people hide things or are afraid to voice their opinion.
06. [Frankly] speaking, I don't think this idea will work.
07. It's good to be [frank], but you don't have to be [rude].
08. Listen, I'll be [frank]. You're going to have to do a better job than this or we won't be able to keep you on.
09. It is important to speak [frankly] with teenage children regarding sexual matters so that they can make informed decisions.
10. "[Frankly] Scarlett," Rhett Butler said in the film 'Gone With the Wind,' "I don't give a damn."
11. It's good to tell the truth, but you should also include some sensitivity in your [frankness].
12. I asked him to be quite [frank], and tell me honestly what I could do to improve my work.
13. Senator Edward Kennedy once remarked, "[Frankly], I don't mind not being President. I just mind that someone else is."
14. Franklin Roosevelt once noted, "It is common sense to take a method and try it; if it fails, admit it [frankly] and try another. But above all, try something."
15. Corazon Aquino once stated that one must be [frank] to be relevant.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.


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