Candid – Word of the Day for IELTS Speaking & Writing
Candid (Adjective) /‘kændid/
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Meaning: telling the truth, even when the truth can be unpleasant or embarrassing
Synonyms: artless, ingenuous, unbiased
Antonyms: guileful, evasive
Collocations: be perfectly/quite/remarkably/ candid about/with
For IELTS Speaking: It is suggested that candidates should be candid with interviewers when they are called for an interview.
For IELTS Writing: The government is remarkably candid about the difficulties that the country is facing.
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