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Do always and all the time mean exactly the same thing in these sentences?

Why are you always so busy?

Why are you so busy all the time?

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They both mean that the person is very busy on many different occasions.

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Do you mean there is no difference in meaning and they can be interchangeable in these sentences? –  atsea Nov 12 '11 at 23:04

Always itself means all the time. So, both of them are very much interchangeable in usage.

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