In most situations "everyone" and "everybody" are interchangeable, as I understand, but what is the difference if there is any? In class, I prefer "everyone" as in "Attention please, everyone", but really don't know why. Is there a difference between "nobody" and "no one", "anybody" and "anyone" and so on?

Apple
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The pronoun forms that end with "one" are a bit more formal in style. Public announcements tend to use the "one" forms, as in

"” No one under 18 admitted

"” Anyone with information about the accident is asked to call the sheriff's department immediately

The "body" forms are typical of casual conversation, but the "one" forms are used there, too.

Marilyn

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