だけで [2]

just by; just by doing

Explanation of だけで [2]

ここのウチのおとうさんは 大工だいくさんなんです。
いま 隣町となりまちおおきな 仕事しごとをしているらしくて、
いえにいないことがおおいんですよ。
子供たち 2人こどもふたりだけで 留守番るすばんかい?

The father of this house is a carpenter.
Apparently he is doing a big job in the neighbouring town right now,
He is often not at home.
They are house-sitting just by the two of them?

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