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    the confusing "all"

    I would say that a sentence like:

    everything was good.

    is correct. But what about this one:

    all was good?

    In which situations can "everything" be replaced by "all" and in which the one can NEVER be replaced by the other?
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    Re: the confusing "all"

    Please use Edit Post to capitalise and punctuate your sentences correctly, followed by Save.

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