Direct marketing is a means of allowing people to shop from home.
Sorry to be so direct, but how much did you pay for this?
I think sometimes the English need to say what they think, to be more direct.
Japan's foreign direct investment reached $10 billion last year.
The committee would like me to have someone to whom I can direct questions or go to for guidance about the city and its resources; I believe, therefore, that you would be a very good match.
It should be added that his remarks had no direct influence on the constituency.
In countries with electoral colleges, citizens vote for representatives to pick heads of state for them, adding an extra layer to what would otherwise be a direct election.
49 is the smallest natural number with the property that it and its two direct neighbours are not square-free.
It will soon be possible for us to go direct to New York by air.
We want natural-sounding translations, not word-for-word direct translations.
Direct flights between New York and Tokyo commenced recently.
When we want to be informal, we are often more direct.
Which of the films James Cameron has directed has been more profitable: "Titanic" or "Avatar"?
Can you name the situations in which a supervisor should use a direct order?
As a rule, I prefer people who deal with matters of this kind directly with those involved.
You're not going to get electrocuted just by directly touching a 1.5V battery.
The Narita Express will take you directly to Tokyo Station in approximately 90 minutes.
Can I call directly?
The police officer pointed his pistol at the criminal, who, in turn, held his pistol directly pointed at the officer. Neither had the advantage, the position was a stalemate.
The new trendy way to drink vodka is to pour it directly into your eye socket. However, doing so could seriously damage your vision.
Everyone has the right to take part in the government of his country, directly or through freely chosen representatives.
If you ask her too directly whether she has a friend, she will become suspicious and answer: "Why did you ask me that?".
You speak pretty highly of him but you're directly involved. I think my less charitable view might be more accurate since I can look at things objectively.
In America 'rebate' is widely recognized, generally as an incentive where makers give back directly to consumers.
He will be here directly (very soon). The new regulations will affect us directly. He saw Susan directly ahead (straight ahead).
Women are directly adapted to act as the nurses and educators of our early childhood, for the simple reason that they themselves are childish, foolish, and short-sighted.
Kindly address yourself to the chairman, not directly to other representatives at this meeting.
If you want to do eye-grabbing work you have to put out something punchy at the outset. Say what you mean directly.
The dining hall is directly adjacent to the lobby, or rather, from where you are, it's just three steps away?