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"Everything is not..." vs "Not everything is..."?

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Answer #1 | 22/12 2013 21:16
You are right. Your history teacher was wrong. "All that glitters is not gold" means that everything that glitters is not gold. Nothing that glitters is gold. If it glitters it isn't gold. "Not all that glitters is gold" means that some things that glitter are gold, but other things that glitter are not gold. If it glitters it may or may not be gold.
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Answer #2 | 22/12 2013 21:37
Definitely different, the first is a sum total of everything, and everything is not. the second leaves choices of some things that are, and some things hat are not.
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