English Grammar Not Only
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Grammar Level 7- Lesson Seven

In this grammar lesson, you learn about Not Only in English and how to use it in your English conversation and writing. Just follow examples and write them down a few times to learn them very well. After finishing this lesson, you should work on its quiz.

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Not only


“Not only” is similar to “both,” but it can be used for more than two things. It’s also similar to “in addition.” The second or third thing mentioned after “not only” is sometimes the thing that the writer wants you to think of as being more important.



1. A horse is not only a beautiful animal, it’s also a useful animal that can do a lot of work.

(This sentence underscores the importance of a horse’s usefulness.)


2. Dogs are not only good at protecting your home, they’re also excellent companions.


3. A college education is not only good for your personal development, it’s also important if you want to get a good job.


4. Not only is Mount Kilimanjaro an important national landmark, it’s also located in a good place for camping.


5. Military intervention is not only ineffective in settling differences between countries, it’s also expensive and it results in the needless deaths of civilians.


6. Reading is not only relaxing, it’s also a very inexpensive activity.


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