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    #1

    Which one is correct?


    Which one is correct?

    I am not only worried about Jane,
    I am worried about Sara as well.


    I am not worried about Jane alone,
    I am worried about Sara as well.

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    Re: Which one is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by RoseSpring View Post
    Which one is correct?

    I am not only worried about Jane, I am worried about Sara as well.

    I am not worried about Jane alone, I am worried about Sara as well.
    Both are fine, though a pedant would prefer, for the first:

    I am worried about not only Jane ...

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