Hi friends, in this post you will learn how to use not only…but also. It is a coordinating conjunction. it is used to combine two words or two sentence. Let’s see some example to use not only…. but also.
Some solved Examples of Not only….but also:
- She opened the window and shouted for help.
Ans: She not only opened the window but also shouted for help.
- She was beaten up and dumped in a cowshed.
Ans: She was not only beaten up but also dumped in a cowshed.
- They heard screams and banging.
Ans: They heard not only screams but also banging.
- Uma heard an unusual commotion and came out.
Ans: Uma not only heard an unusual commotion but also came out.
5. Seema is beautiful and intelligent.
Ans: Seema is not only beautiful but intelligent also.
Questions for your practice:
- The weather was mild and sunny.
- She was singing and dancing.
- He was rewarded by the police and by the jeweler.
- The people praised their prince and celebrated his great deed.
- He coughed and shuffled his feet.
- He was grieved and surprised.
- It was her duty to receive the patients and send them to the doctor.
- He was short-tempered and impatient.
- He was tired and thirsty.
- His people were good and loyal.
- He and I are running.
- They were ready to face wild beasts and wandering criminals.
- He told Akbar to rest and not to eat anything for a day.
- This was an inspiring example to his unit as well as to the whole division.
- He was careless but also it from outside.
- The taken guarantee a source of water but also heighten the beauty of the landscape.
- Women can now take up technical and administrative responsibilities and can also become pilots and navigators.
- Games make them not only strong but also brave.
- This was done under intense Pakistani shelling and continuous tank fire.
- Electricity runs out trains and moves machines in factories.