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Choosing between “everybody” and “everyone”

When addressing a radio audience, is welcome everybody the appropriate word choice? Why not welcome everyone?
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2answers
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“Everyone” or “everybody”

Are the words everybody and everyone interchangeable?
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Is there a subtle difference between “somebody” and “someone”, “anybody” and “anyone”?

Are there any subtle differences between "somebody" and "someone", or can they be used completely interchangeably? Similarly, can you imagine a situation in which you would prefer "anybody" to ...