Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Folks"

The meaning of "Folks" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does "Folks"...( is it about friends? or family?) mean?
A: It’s more about friends, it’s kinda a greeting of a friend or some one ur cool with :) showing friendly way of speach
Q: What does Folks mean?
A: It has a few different meanings.

It can be another word for "parents".
My folks are out of town for a few days, so I'm going to have a party.
My parents are away for a few days, so I'm going to have a party.

It can also be a friendly way to address a group of people.
Where are you folks from? (Talking to two people)
Where are you two from?
Q: What does "Folks on the Hill" mean?
A: If it's some kind of political news, probably it means "people on the Capitol Hill". That's where the US Congress is located.
Q: What does "Folks" mean?
A: It's a friendly and warm way to say "people", Obama used to say it a lot as in "Folks are worried about their kids' futures.". It means "The people of America" when he says it.
Q: What does Folks mean?
A: les gens, les parents, les famille
peut se référence à un type de musique 'FOLK'

Example sentences using "Folks"

Q: Please show me example sentences with "Folks".
A: @franchesk_ale

folks = family ( your brothers and parents, not your wife and children)

I am going to Venezuela with my folks.

But i think folks is not a very good word. It is too rural(very small towns use this word). It is better to use family.

I’m going to Venezuela with my family.
Q: Please show me example sentences with Folks.
A: hey folks

Synonyms of "Folks" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Folks and People ?
A: They both mean the same thing, however, "people" is used more nowadays.
Q: What is the difference between Folks and Guys ?
A: @SirHiaguinho

Hey guys, how are you?
Those folks over there are crazy.
Q: What is the difference between Folks and People ?
A: There isn't really a difference folks means people in general e.g 'hey folks' you could put people into the same context 'hey people' they mean the same thing. Folks is usually used as a friendly way to address a group of people. Apart from that they are the same!👍🏼

Translations of "Folks"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? Folks
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Hello Folks!
A: Hello Folks

Other questions about "Folks"

Q: Folks, look
https://youtu.be/-lxuTrr2_vQ?t=166
She says "happier..."?
A: "she's critical of what's happening..."
Q: Hello Folks ! My name's Cristhian.
I wanna partner for to practice my English , I'm beginning . I'm Brazilian .
A: Very good English!! Now I’m not interested in learning Portuguese... yet! But I’m sure there are many people on here :)
Q: 1. Folks from the village "Village name"
2. Folks at the village "Village name"

Is this good as a photo caption for a picture which you can see people from the village?

Which one is better?
Or any better saying?
A: It's better to say the first one. The second one doesn't specify that the people in the photo are from that village.
Q: Hello Folks, one of my friend asked me, when to pronounce "the" as follows in the audio. Strangely, I could not explain the difference clearly..Any help on this would be appreciated :) :)
A: I think either would be fine, whenever. It's only a matter of preference I would say
Q: "Folks, just stop trying to be a critic and enjoy your favorite film's win!" does this sound natural?
A: Check the question to view the answer

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