Read and Listen To Sentences Using the Word
"Only"

Are you an only child?
I only slept two hours.
She met him only recently.
I only spent three dollars.
This is the only alternative.
This is the only book I have.
I have only five thousand yen.
Christmas is only two weeks off.
I only feed my dog dry dog food.
She was only too glad to help us.
My house is only a mile from here.
He traveled with only a dog for company.
His business was only a partial success.
He was the only one who came to the party.
I only found out about it purely by accident.
We named our only son Tom after my grandfather.
Many dog owners only feed their dogs once a day.
The only thing he's thinking about is seeing her.
She married him only because her parents made her.
These flowers aren't only beautiful, but they smell nice.
It's not only Tom that has to study. I have to study, too.
It was only yesterday that I realized what she really meant.
Tom isn't the only one who has to study. I have to study as well.
Even though there were many cookies on the dish, I only ate three.
The only time he feeds the dog is when his wife is away on a trip.
I only eat meat from animals that I have personally killed and butchered.
If you only had one more week to live, what would you spend your time doing?
It's only when I can't sleep at night that the ticking of the clock bothers me.


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