folk collocations and examples

 UK /fəʊk/

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people in general


Adjectives frequently used with folk
ordinary: common, everyday, ordinaryRoseanne proved that ordinary folks could create extraordinary comedy.old/young: elderly, old, youngMost of the old folk stayed indoors in bad weather.good or friendly: decent, fine, friendly, good, honest, kind, niceMost of the people in the neighbourhood are decent folk.from the country/city: city, country, farming, ruralCountry folk were encouraged to come to the city.
 
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