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    Honestly said

    There are quite a few expressions about "claiming to be honest when saying sth" - to be frank, frankly speaking, honestly, to tell the truth. What about the one in the title? Can I say: Honestly said, I don't trust weather forecasts.
    If I were a native speaker of English, I would never shut up. :-)

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    Re: Honestly said

    Quote Originally Posted by englishhobby View Post
    There are quite a few expressions about "claiming to be honest when saying sth" - to be frank, frankly speaking, honestly, to tell the truth. What about the one in the title? Can I say: Honestly said, I don't trust weather forecasts.
    You can say it, but it's not natural.

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