“Only” in a Sentence (with Audio)
Examples of how to use the word “only” in a sentence. How to connect “only” with other words to make correct English sentences.
only (adj, adv): used to show that there is a single one or very few of something, or that there are no others; used to show that something is limited to not more than, or is not anything other than, the people, things, amount, or activity stated:
Use “only” in a sentence
The post office is only a mile from here.
The house only needs minor repairs.
This is the only book I have.
We only have five minutes to get there.
You’re the only person I trust.
We only have two options.
You’re the only person I can trust.
You are the only one who can protect them.
We only sell high quality products.
What a relief! It was only a nightmare!
Only one minute remaining. Hurry up!
Ignore it. It’s only a rumor.
Don’t worry. It’s only a scratch(= a very slight injury).
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