Expressions used in Everyday Spoken English in Social and Professional contexts
all (day/week) long
all day longall week long
1) lasting the full day/week
How to MemorizePopularity HighProfessional HighSocial
busy/working/playing all day long
If something occurs 'all week or day long', it means it has been happening for the duration of the week or the entire day. This expression is usually a form of hyperbole or exaggeration and used to emphasise the duration of an event or behaviour: "The baby has been crying all day long." "My neighbour's house alarm has been going off all week long. It's driving us crazy!" This is a common expression usually used in social scenarios, but it could be used in professional contexts: "The internet has been down all day long." "That client has been calling all week long."
Social Examples (Basic)
My daughter would be on her Xboxall day longif she could.
I want a job where I don't have to dothe same thing all day long.
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