afraid in a sentence

afraid

She was afraid she had failed the test, but she did quite well.

I’m afraid you weren’t chosen for the job, but we’ll certainly keep your resum on file.

Herbie is still afraid to sleep with his light off.

Borndarasophie was very afraid for her family in Cambodia when she first came to Australia.

I’m afraid I’m going to have to say no to your request.

Don’t be afraid to raise your hand if you don’t understand something.

Her son has been afraid of dogs since he got bitten as a child.

There is a Chinese proverb which states, be not afraid of going slowly; be afraid only of standing still.

There is a Danish proverb that states that one who is afraid of asking questions is ashamed of learning.