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    Default don;t know what to do

    a. I know what to do.

    Does this sentence only mean:
    a. I know what I should do.

    or could it also -in the right context- mean
    I know what you should do.
    I know what he should do.

    etc.

    b. I know what to do in these situations.
    can't this sentence have the same meaning as:
    I know what one should do in these situations. (not merely what 'I would do in these situations')

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    Default Re: don;t know what to do

    Both of them mean the speaker knows what he/she himself/herself should do.

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    Default Re: don;t know what to do

    In my opinion both sentences are general enough to cover the necessary actions of everyone and anyone.

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