How to use softly-softly in a sentence

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When the softly-softly approach was unsuccessful, my husband decided to go in the pen behind them, and try to urge them out with a gentle push.
If yesterday I spoke to someone softly-softly and he did not understand, then next day I have to be strict and implacable.
Town councillors and council staff in Marlborough are to take a softly-softly approach on the sensitive subject of wobbly gravestones.
Essex Police today warned motorists in Tendring that the softly-softly approach to people using mobiles while behind the wheel is at an end.
We have urged the government to act, but she has told us that the softly-softly approach was the right policy.
So it has gone for the softly-softly approach of small and gradual rate rises.
Bolton manager Sam Allardyce will take the softly-softly approach to try to put his rocky relegation strugglers back on track.
Fingleton has defended the lack of prosecutions and intimates the softly-softly approach will continue apace with the advocacy of regulatory reform.
Employers' inability to manage growing mental ill-health in their workforces is matched by general practitioners' softly-softly approach to the problem.
It remains to be seen whether McConnell's softly-softly approach will hinder his efforts to reform public services by being too closely aligned to vested interests.
Barca have welcomed Fabregas' interes, but seem to be taking a softly-softly approach where Arsenal are concerned.
Now we reap the consequences of such softly-softly attitudes towards most criminals.
The woman told rescuers she had a history of back problems and that meant a softly-softly approach.
It's a softly-softly approach with him and he will be ready to start the season as per normal.
The Liverpudlians are edgier than a lot of the softly-softly sounds coming from the likes of Coldplay and Keane.
I WELCOME the new crackdown on knife crime and the fact that justice secretary Kenny MacAskill seems to have finally given upon his softly-softly approach.
Second, this lack of divergence is also the outcome of the EU's softly-softly approach to human rights and democracy in Morocco.
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