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    #1

    one and all

    Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary
    ▪ He gave equal attention to one and all. [=to everyone]
    Does "one and all" sound old-fashioned to your ear?

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    #2

    Re: one and all

    Hi Sunsunmoon,

    To one and all is used but to me it does seem a little old-fashioned.

    I think to everyone (everybody) is better.

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    #3

    Re: one and all

    Sounds a bit Dickensian (A Christmas Carol), to me.

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    #4

    Re: one and all

    Can the "one and all" be always used with the "to"?

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    #5

    Re: one and all

    Quote Originally Posted by sunsunmoon View Post
    Can the "one and all" be always used with the "to"?
    Yes. Just as with "Greetings/hello/goodbye, (to) all."

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