all is part of the Basic English 850.
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all is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
all

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

Determiner
all

  1. (definite) All of something is 100% of it, or the entire amount.
    Well you could stay in bed all day on Friday. And I could take the kids to school.
    You know, you can't see all of the moon.
    "There was a problem." "Yes, I know all about it."
    No! You did it all wrong.
    Can you tell me all this tomorrow?
    I think we all know we have to change.
    The shirt is almost all white.
    Is that all you can do?
  2. All of some things is 100% of them, or every one.
    And then you can go and tell all your friends about it.
    We have over two hundred men, but not all of them had the problem.

NounEdit

Singular
all

Plural
none

  1. (uncountable) If you give your all, you give 100% of your energy, attention, etc.