Decoded Slug: Use of 'cả'

Vietnamese Grammar Point
Use of 'cả'

Use of 'cả'

Short explanation:

Used to generalize or emphasize all elements involved.


[subject] + cả + [object]


Cả tôi và bạn đều thích xem phim điện ảnh.
Both you and I like watching movies.
Tôi muốn mua tất cả sách trong cửa hàng này.
I want to buy all the books in this store.
Tất cả học sinh lớp tôi đều đạt điểm cao trong kỳ thi.
All the students in my class scored high in the exam.
Tôi cảm thấy cả thế giới đang quay cuồng.
I feel like the whole world is spinning.

Long explanation:

The Vietnamese word 'cả' is used to generalize or emphasize all elements included in the context. It is equivalent to 'both', 'all', 'even' in English. It can be used in a wide range of contexts to emphasize the totality or intensity of something.

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