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    Red face "alright" with the words " all right"

    Could someone please differentiate the word "alright" with the words " all right"?
    Their usage or function in sentence?
    Thanks so much!

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    Re: "alright" with the words " all right"

    These people are alright (they are okay, nice, etc.)

    The answers are all right (all correct).

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    Re: "alright" with the words " all right"


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    Re: "alright" with the words " all right"

    "Alright" was not a proper word when I was in school, and many consider it to be an error. I still use "all right" in all cases.

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    #5

    Re: "alright" with the words " all right"

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    "Alright" was not a proper word when I was in school, and many consider it to be an error. I still use "all right" in all cases.
    Even though I was a diligent student of grammar, spelling and punctuation at school, it was only when I started teaching that I stopped using "alright" and "eachother".

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