352 – All vs Whole

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The whole family ate all of the guacamole!

The whole family ate all of the guacamole!

We use both all and whole to talk about the entire amount or every part of something. But the way we use these words is a little different. So, for today’s English lesson, let’s look at how to use all and whole in everyday English conversation.

Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or check the transcript for the details:

  • All of the people in my office work hard.
  • All of the students come to class on time.
  • All of Joe’s friends are good at billiards.
  • The whole staff in my office worked hard.
  • My whole class came to school on time.
  • A whole group of Joe’s friends came to the party.
  • All potatoes grow underground.
  • Whole potatoes are used in that soup.

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