Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: differeence?

  1. Unregistered
    Guest
    #1

    differeence?

    difference between "I know him" and "I know who he is"

  2. Casiopea's Avatar

    • Join Date: Sep 2003
    • Posts: 12,970
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: differeence?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered
    difference between "I know him" and "I know who he is"
    Both mean pretty much the same thing, but "I know who he is" could also mean, "I have heard of him, or about him; I don't know him as a friend or as an acquaintance.

    Structure
    I know him: Subject + Verb + Object pronoun
    I know who he is: Subject + Verb + Object clause

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •