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Is it right to write

There is no money needed, but only time.

when I am trying to express that money isn't required for a particular thing, only time is required?

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up vote 3 down vote accepted

The conjunction isn't necessary and introduces awkwardness. You could simply say:

There is no money needed (or required), only time.


No money is needed/required, only time.

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ooh.. yeah! sure :D – user19341 May 12 '12 at 12:36
Some people would insist on a semicolon or a dash there over a comma. – tchrist May 13 '12 at 13:51

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