What is the difference between always and forever? Are they synonyms used in different contexts or can they be used interchangeably?
In some contexts they mean the same, but differ syntactically...
In other contexts there's a difference in that always usually means continuously, at all [relevant] times, whereas forever usually means for an infinite amount of time into the future. Thus...
...where some people may find that last construction more acceptable than others.
1: The song I Will Forever Love You does exist, but it's nowhere near as well-known as I Will Always Love You, written and first recorded by Dolly Parton, massively popularised by the late Whitney Houston.
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Always generally refers to ongoing things while forever is a definitive way of saying that something will never end.
I always eat breakfast.
People have been eating breakfast forever.