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    I was thinking of you all last year.

    I was thinking of you all last year. - Is this sentence correct and natural?
    If I were a native speaker of English, I would never shut up. :-)

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    Re: I was thinking of you all last year.

    Yes, it's possible.

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    Re: I was thinking of you all last year.

    Are you aware that it has two possible meanings?

    1. I was thinking of you all + last year. (Here, "you all" would refer to a group of people - "all of you" - and the time period in question is just "last year".)
    2. I was thinking of you + all last year. (Here, "you" could be one person or a group of people and the time period is "all last year".)
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: I was thinking of you all last year.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Are you aware that it has two possible meanings?
    Now that you've mentioned it, I am.
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 02-Jul-2017 at 09:32. Reason: Fixed quote box
    If I were a native speaker of English, I would never shut up. :-)

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