- All the people stood up.
Everybody stood up. (NOT All stood up.)
- All (that) I have is yours (OR Everything )
Everything is yours.(NOT AH-ts yours.)
She lost all she owned (OR . . . everything she owned)
She lost everything. (HOT She lost all.)
This structure often has a rather negative meaning: ‘nothing more’ or ‘the only thing(s)’.
- This is all I’ve got
All I want is a place to sleep.
Note the expression That’s all ( = ‘It’s finished’).