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Set phrases with determiners

Replace the words in CAPS with a set phrase using the given word.
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The blistering heat made the race ALL THE MORE difficult.
The blistering heat made the race EVEN MORE difficult.

ALL
The new film hasn't got very good reviews, but I'd like to see it ALL THE SAME.
The new film hasn't got very good reviews, but I'd like to see it NEVERTHELESS.

ALL
ALL TOO OFTEN musicians become famous and disconnect from their fans.
UNFORTUNATELY VERY FREQUENTLY musicians become famous and disconnect from their fans.

ALL
The hotel was dark and smelly, AT ANY RATE the beds were comfortable.
The hotel was dark and smelly, AT LEAST the beds were comfortable.

ANY
1: Can I come an stay at your house tomorrow?
2: BY ALL MEANS! You're more than welcome.
1: Can I come an stay at your house tomorrow?
2: CERTAINLY! You're more than welcome.

ALL
Are you going to drive through the city centre tomorrow BY ANY CHANCE?
Are you going to drive through the city centre tomorrow PERHAPS?

ANY
The new series of Game of Thrones is EVERY BIT AS good as the last.
The new series of Game of Thrones is JUST AS good as the last.

EVERY
I go to the cinema EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE.
I go to the cinema OCCASIONALLY.

EVERY
It was raining but we went to the beach IN ANY CASE.
It was raining but we went to the beach ANYWAY.

ANY
MUCH AS I'd like to go out tonight, I have too much homework.
EVEN THOUGH I'd like to go out tonight, I have too much homework.

MUCH
ON THE WHOLE it was a good holiday.
GENERALLY it was a good holiday.

WHOLE
Messi is SECOND TO NONE at the moment.
Messi is THE BEST THERE IS at the moment.

NONE