1. There is not a moment to be lost.
2. There is no holding back the wheel of history.
3. Not a soul was anywhere visible.
4. I felt sorry for not coming in time.
5. I don’t think it is right to make such a hasty decision.
6. Everybody, it is true, wouldn’t like it.
7. I don’t wholly agree.
8. All my plans came to nothing.
9. I shall never do it, not under any circumstances.
10. I’ll not do such a thing, not I.
11. I could not assent to, much less participate in such proceedings.
12. I did not even see him, still less shake hands with him.
13. I never thought of it, let alone did I do it.
14. Little remains to be said.
15. I have hardly ever been out of Beijing.
16. I saw little or nothing of him after you were gone.
17. I could not help showing my pleasure.
18. I cannot but admire his courage.
19. I never see you but I think of my brother.
20. It simply will not do.