Which is correct:
"I have been thinking all" or "I have been thinking all the time"?

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I have been thinking all

This is a correct fragment that can be part of a longer sentence.

This fragment can be followed by additional information to complete the thought, such as 'I have been thinking all day about our conversation.'

I have been thinking all the time

This is a complete phrase indicating continuous thinking over a period.

This phrase is used to express that someone has been continuously thinking without interruption. For example, 'I have been thinking all the time about what you said.'
Both phrases are correct, but they are used in different contexts. 'I have been thinking all' is a fragment that can be completed with additional information, while 'I have been thinking all the time' is a complete phrase indicating continuous thinking over a period.

Last updated: March 20, 2024

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