1 Not until years later did I realize my mistake. 2 Never had we seen such magnificent scenery. 3 Not only did they dislike her, but they also hated her family. 4 Only when we read his autobiography did we understand what he had really suffered. 5 Hardly had we started to eat when we heard someone knocking at the door. 6 Rarely have I read such a badly written novel. 7 Not until you’ve tried to write a novel yourself do you realize how hard it is. 8 Not only was the hotel room depressing, but it was cold as well. 9 Only when it is unusually cold do we light the fire. 10 No sooner had he gone to sleep than the phone rang. 11 Only then did I realize the full scale of the disaster. 12 Never has he regretted the decision he took on that day. 13 Only when I spoke to the manager was the problem taken seriously. 14 Scarcely had he had time to destroy the evidence before when the police arrived.