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    are these expressions idiomatic? (sunshine and rainbows/in all dimensions/aspects)

    Hello all :)


    Do you like these sentences as they are? There is no further context. I've come up with these bare statements and wonder whether or not they are idiomatic. Thanks!

    - Facing tough times in your life will make you a stronger person in all dimensions/aspects.

    - Having faced adversity, Peter already knows life isn't all sunshine and rainbows.

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    Re: are these expressions idiomatic? (sunshine and rainbows/in all dimensions/aspects

    Quote Originally Posted by Dominik92 View Post
    - Facing tough times in your life will make you a stronger person in all dimensions/aspects.
    "Aspects" works, but consider using "many" instead of the absolute "all". For me, "dimensions" doesn't work well in that sentence.

    Quote Originally Posted by Dominik92 View Post
    - Having faced adversity, Peter already knows life isn't all sunshine and rainbows.
    OK.

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    Re: are these expressions idiomatic? (sunshine and rainbows/in all dimensions/aspects

    in all aspects doesn't work for me.

    in all dimensions is even worse.

    I suggest in all ways.

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    Re: are these expressions idiomatic? (sunshine and rainbows/in all dimensions/aspects

    Or even "in every way".

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