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    What if we are all part of a cow's dream

    Hello, I would like some help with the following sentence:

    "What if we are all part of a cow's dream, and our universe is just imaginary and made by a cow, and when the cow wakes up we all disappear."

    I think that "we are all" is wrong in this context and it should be "we all are", but I'm not sure. The above sentence is just a message sent in a chat and has no previous context.

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    Re: What if we are all part of a cow's dream

    We are all is the natural word order.

    The proposal is udder nonsense, but I do hope its author has milked it for all it's worth.
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    Re: What if we are all part of a cow's dream

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    We are all is the natural word order.

    The proposal is udder nonsense, but I do hope its author has milked it for all it's worth.
    Does "we all are" change the sentence's meaning? Or it has the same meaning as "we are all"?
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    Re: What if we are all part of a cow's dream

    Quote Originally Posted by Sneymarin View Post
    Does "we all are" change the sentence's meaning? Or does it have has the same meaning as "we are all"?
    It means the same thing. Adverb placement is variable in English, but in this case, "we are all" is more natural.
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    Re: What if we are all part of a cow's dream

    Did you write this sentence yourself, Sneymarin?

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    Re: What if we are all part of a cow's dream

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    Did you write this sentence yourself, Sneymarin?
    No. It was a message sent in a Discord chat. I wanted to confirm wheter it was correct or not.
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    Re: What if we are all part of a cow's dream

    Please be sure to include context like that in post #1 of future threads.

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    Re: What if we are all part of a cow's dream

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    Please be sure to include context like that in post #1 of future threads.
    I wrote "The above sentence is just a message sent in a chat and has no previous context." in my first post. I thought it was enough to make it clear that I wasn't affiliated with sentence, but I'll be more specific next time, thank you .
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    Re: What if we are all part of a cow's dream

    Your sentence made it clear it was a chat message but it didn't show whether you had written it or someone else had.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: What if we are all part of a cow's dream

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post

    The proposal is udder nonsense, but I do hope its author has milked it for all it's worth.
    It was quite amoosing.
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