1. You cannot only eat delicious food for free but also make foreign friends.
2. You can not only eat delicious food for free but also make foreign friends.
Sentence 2 is from my grammar book and I became wondered if we can write like 1
since we don't split 'can' and 'not' in writing.
Please enlighten me.
And a sentence like that is a great example of one that should be rewritten. Not only can you...
I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.