In the following sentence:
, what does the
I think the sentence reads
He has four books, but I have three.
I also read the sentence like
我只需要一个叉子, though I cannot get what
只 works for in the sentence.
Note that when I looked up
只 in my dictionary, it says the following:
classifier for birds and certain animals, one of a pair, some utensils, vessels etc
So I don't get what it means. What does it function for?