Not only is he not beautiful, but also he is so ugly.

yi-ing

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I want to use negative "not only ... but also". However, I m not sure if the following statement is correct? I am trying to learn negative inversion using not only... but also.

Not only is he not beautiful, but also he is so ugly.

Not only did they not help us, but also they caused more trouble.
 

andrewg927

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Not only is he not beautiful, but he is also ugly.
Not only did they not help us, but they also caused trouble.
 
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ambitious-girl

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Not only is he not beautiful, but he is also ugly.

Can we rewrite as the following:
Not only is he not beautiful, but he also is ugly.
 

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