Everyone, everywhere, let's come together to discuss the difference between ALTOGETHER and ALL TOGETHER.
ALTOGETHER is an chameleon-like adverb with three definitions.
(d.) completely: Randy was so frustrated with online learning, he considered skipping school altogether.
(d.) on the whole, overall: Altogether, it was a lovely graduation celebration, even though we remained 6 feet apart.
(d.) in all: Marilyn signed up for five AP classes altogether.
If you seek a harmonious group, you're looking for ALL TOGETHER!
(d.) as a group: All together, let's recite the following words: hope, dream, create, inspire.
(d.) at the same time, in synch: The synchronized swimming team exemplifed the beauty of working all together.
I'm ALTOGETHER finished with this post. I hope we can safely come ALL TOGETHER in person, very, very soon.
Laura Fineberg Cooper
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