English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "folk"

After going out with Ashley for a few weeks, Daniel figured it was time he introduced her to his folksWhen his friends arrived at the party, Greg said, Come on in, folks!

Folk and classical arts are an important part of traditional life in Indonesia.

After going out with Ashley for a few weeks, Daniel figured it was time he introduced her to his folks.

Folks that live in this part of the country don't think much of folks that live back east.

I haven't spoken to my folks in a while; I should give them a call.

Well, it's getting late folks; I think it's about time to call it a night.

Western medicine could learn a lot from traditional Chinese folk medicine.

The band's music can't really be classified; it's both jazz and rock, with a little bit of folk thrown in the mix.

We saw a wonderful exhibition of Mexican folk dancing at last week's cultural presentation.

Robin Hood, one of the great English folk heroes, may never have actually existed.

The singer integrated a number of folk songs from different countries into his performance.

Josh Billings once suggested that some folks as they grow older grow wise, but most folks simply grow stubborner.

A Danish proverb notes that fools are like other folks as long as they are silent.

A Chinese proverb suggests that the ties between gentle folk are as pure as water.

Allan Massie once stated that a soldier is the chap who makes it possible for civilized folk to despise war.

H. L. Mencken once claimed that the only really happy folk are married women and single men.

Thomas Hardy once wrote that some folk want their luck buttered.

William Burroughs once suggested that most of the trouble in this world has been caused by folks who can't mind their own business.

Find someone who enjoys listening to folk music.

Discussion question: Talk about the folk arts of your homeland.


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