Japanese 242 - Only - だけ

We can use the word だけ when we want to express the idea of only or just, by placing だけ after nouns, verbs or adjectives.

Verb + だけNoun + だけい-adjective + だけな-adjective + な + だけ

See the below sentences for more examples of how to use だけ.

We can combine the word だけ with できる to make the expression できる だけ, meaning as much as possible.