whole / all

ratóncolorao

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Hello,

Are these sentences correct?

My whole family is here.

All my family is here.


Thanks
 

emsr2d2

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Yes. You will also hear "All my family are​ here".
 

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And The whole family is here.
 

Boris Tatarenko

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Hello.

What do you think about: "The entire family is here" ? As far as I know "whole" and "entire" have almost the same meaning, but I'm not sure whether my sentence sounds good.

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