Chinese English Dictionary

中文, 汉语, 漢語 - English

只要 in English:

1. As long as


You can borrow my camera as long as you are careful with it.
I will help you as long as you want it.
27 times as long as all humans
I'll stay with you as long as it's necessary.
- Beats living in fear. - Me, too, as long as Charlie goes first.
You can stay, as long as you don't mind sleeping on the sofa.
as long as it stops raining
I'll stay as long as you need me. -diği,-dığı sürece,-dikçe,-dıkça
She will come as long as she finishes at the office.
You can go out, as long as you do your homework first.
I still try to dance when I hear a salsa tune, as long as nobody
I will pay for drinks as long as I can bring my friend with me.
This means that an operator will never feel happy as long as there is risk.
He may borrow this book as long as he brings it back by Friday.
as long as you return it by the end of the day

English word "只要"(As long as) occurs in sets:

Top 1000 Chinese words 951 - 1000
On The Road At Eighteen (Seen Vocab)

2. so long as


We will stay so long as you need us.

3. 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.