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einzig in English:

1. only


Only time will tell.
When applying to American universities, your TOEFL score is only one factor.
The only trouble I've ever had was dealing with people who didn't like my personality.
It's presumptuous for humans to assume that our task is to do what only God can do.
Only those who risk going too far will know how far one can go.
Although rainforests make up only two percent of the earth's surface, over half the world's wild plant, animal and insect species live there.
Roger Miller's father died when he was only one year old and his mother became sick soon after, so he was sent to live with his uncle in Erick, Oklahoma.
Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.
She's only two years old, but she can already count to 100.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
The only thing on the table that I normally wouldn't eat is that stuff on the yellow plate.
Questioned about his policies, the candidate gave only vague answers.
Tom's criminal record consists of only two drunken driving citations.
You say I should know him quite well, but as a matter of fact, I was introduced to him only last week.
Plenty of opportunities will present themselves, if only you are awake to them.

2. sole


That's my sole concern.
Serving people is his sole purpose in life.
Being an only child, he was the sole heir.
sole reason
They cost so much that I thought the sole wouldn't come off after just a week!
Beside Thrawn, Jakeeb stepped forward, grabbed the top bars of the cage, and slammed the soles of both feet against the door.
Raport is intended solely for the use of Panattoni
My sole idea was to get there as fast as possible.
Messrs. Hayashi & Co. is our sole agent in Japan.
For too long society has placed sole emphasis on children's test results, to the detriment of social discipline.
For him, divorce is a good invention, with one sole disadvantage: you have to get married first.
We need to employ someone to glue and to screw the sole of the feet.
the sole living relative
Many people have wanted to invest in Harry's publishing business, but he remains the sole owner
We can issue the policy in sole or joint names.

English word "einzig"(sole) occurs in sets:

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