EACH vs EVERY? Do you know the differences between each vs every in English? Please check the lesson below and find out what differences are.
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Each vs Every
Each and every are determiners in English grammar. And, what’s the difference between them?
We use each when referring to individual members of a group, one at a time.
- Each bird likes to hear himself sing.
- Each individual item has a number.
- Each of them having their own room was the logical solution.
- You should allocate the same amount of time to each question.
- Each man is the architect of his own fate.
- Dolphins use sound to communicate with each other.
- It is very moving to see how much strangers can care for each other.
- I’ve been setting aside a few pounds each week.
- We watched two apes grooming each other.
- Let’s keep in touch with each other.
- Each school must evolve its own way of working.
- I love you more each day as time goes by.
- They were bunching up, almost treading upon each other’s heels.
We use every to talk about collectively things more than individually. It means each, all.
- Every man has his own habit.
- A golden key opens every door
- Every failure one meets with adds to one’s experience.
- Every family has a skeleton in the cupboard.
- Every day of thy life is a leaf in thy history.
- Every heart knows its own bitterness.
- Every man has the defects of his qualities.
- Every mother thinks her child beautiful.
- Every horse thinks its own pack heaviest.
- There are two sides to every question.
- I wept when I was born, and every day shows why.
- She sat in the corner, watching my every move.
- You can’t settle every argument by duking it out.
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