1 Reply ・ Started by Streiker at 2021-03-28 13:17:48 UTC ・ Last reply by Streiker at 2021-03-28 13:58:49 UTC Question about "not only, but also" When constructing a "not only, but also" sentence, how does one know whether to use だけでなく(て)~も or だけじぉなく(て)~も? I'm missing something here.... Thanks for any help. Streiker at 2021-03-28 13:58:49 UTC Also, how can one know when to add "て" to the phrase. I see the "て" added when だけ is preceded only by a noun.... Log in to reply.