Re: To tell the truth/Telling the truth/The truth is/to be true/being true
Truth be told, I do not remember meeting her.
Originally Posted by anhnha
Please note that some may consider the phrase "truth be told" to be old-fashioned, stilted, and some might dislike it because of their aversion to the subjunctive. (You can also start your sentence with, "To be honest..." or "Frankly...", but neither of them contains the word, "truth".)
Dear native English speakers of this forum,
Please, always point out my grammatical mistakes, assuming you have "the time and the inclination". That is really the most effective way for me to improve. Thank you very much.
Please note that I am NOT an English teacher.