Italian translation of knew
past tense of verb
- of know
Example Sentences Including 'knew'
I told her I knew absolutely nothing about Christian's family, only that he had no children.THE EXECUTION (2002)
But I had the upper hand since I knew about her lover and she didn't yet know I knew.THE EXECUTION (2002)
He might have been a good actor once, Malone thought; he knew how to use pauses.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
Trends of 'knew'
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Word forms: past tense knew, past participle known
- (facts, dates)
sapereto know that ...
sapere che...to get to know sth
venire a sapere qcto know how to do sth
saper fare qcI don't know any German
non so una parola di tedescohe knows a lot about cars
sa molte cose sulle macchinehe knows all the answers
sa rispondere a tutte le domande(pejorative)
sa sempre tuttohe knows what he's talking about
parla con cognizione di causato know one's (own) mind
sapere ciò che si vuoleI know nothing about it
non ne so nientethere's no knowing what may happen
chissà cosa succederàit soon became known that ...
si è presto venuto a sapere che...to make sth known to sb
far sapere qc a qnhe is known to have been there
si sa che c'è statoit's worth knowing what/how etc ...
vale la pena sapere che cosa/come etc...to know sth backwards
conoscere qc a menaditolet me know how you get on
fammi sapere come vayou know how it is
sai com'èI knew it!
- (be acquainted with, person, place, author, subject)
conoscereI don't know him
non lo conoscoI know London well
conosco bene Londrato know sb by sight/by name
conoscere qn di vista/di nometo get to know sb (gradually)
conoscere meglio qn(for the first time)
conoscere qnI don't know him to speak to
lo conosco solo di vistato make o.s. known to sb
presentarsi a qnhe is known as X
è conosciuto con or sotto il nome di X
riconoscereI knew him by his voice
l'ho riconosciuto dalla voceshe knows a good painting when she sees one
sa riconoscere un buon dipintoto know the difference between ...
saper distinguere fra...to know right from wrong
distinguere il bene dal male
sapereas far as I know ...
che io sappia...,
per quanto ne so io...we'll let you know
le faremo saperehow should I know?
come vuoi che lo sappia?you never know!
non si sa mai!no, not that I know of
no, che io sappiathere's no (way of) knowing
non c'è modo di saperloit's not easy, you know
non è facile, saiyes, I know
sì, lo soI don't know
non lo soyou ought to know better (than to ...)
dovresti saperlo da solo (che non è il caso di...)she says she didn't do it, but I know better
ha detto che non è stata lei, ma a me non la fahe doesn't know any better
non ha criterio or giudizioyou know best
nessuno può saperlo meglio di te(well,) what do you know! (informal)
chi l'avrebbe mai detto!to know about or of sth
essere a conoscenza di qcto know about or of sb
aver sentito parlare di qnto get to know about sth
venire a sapere qchow many "don't knows" are there?
quanti sono gli incerti?
to be in the know (informal)
essere al corrente,
Example Sentences Including 'know'
I remembered that I still didn't know exactly how Jarawa was to be killed.THE EXECUTION (2002)
He was accusing me of being complicit in a murder, or being a murderer, I don't know which.THE EXECUTION (2002)
First she wanted to know how many times I'd been unfaithful to Marianne.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Translation of knew from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary
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