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    hatgray is offline Member
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    All white everything

    She bought a white sofa, white cabinet, white tables, all white everything!

    Is this correct?

    I hear the term "all xxx everything" and I am just wondering if it is correct.

    Thanks.

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    GoesStation is offline Moderator
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    Re: All white everything

    The phrase is fine. The final comma in the sample sentence should be an em-dash.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: All white everything

    I wouldn't use "all" there.

    She bought a white sofa, white table, white chairs, white everything!
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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