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しかない
English
Expression
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
have no choice

Expression
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
there is nothing but

Expression
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
no more than

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Grammar
~しかない: no alternative, no option but to...
しか: but, only、just
Conjugated forms
Present, Future しかない
is [x]
しかなくない
is not [x]
Past しかなかった
was [x]
しかなくなかった
was not [x]
Te-form, Continuative しかなくて
is [x] and...
しかなくなくて
is not [x] and...
Phrases
降伏しないとすれば死ぬしかない。
Parts: 降伏 (こうふく) すれば 死ぬ (しぬ) しかない
The alternative to surrender is death.