- an|y|oneW1S1 [ˈeniwʌn] pron1.) used to refer to any person, when it is not important to say exactly who▪ Anyone could win tonight.▪ They offer help and advice to anyone interested in becoming a teacher.▪ If anyone sees Lisa, ask her to call me.▪ Anyone else who is interested in going on the trip should see me at the end of this lesson.2.) used in questions to mean 'someone'▪ Does anyone want a drink?▪ Is there anyone new coming to tonight's meeting?▪ Do you know anyone else who wants a ticket?3.) used in negative sentences to mean no person▪ I went to the bar but there wasn't anyone there.▪ I haven't spoken to anyone all day.
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