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    #1

    Post please correct!!!

    Is it correct that
    "I knew how to write poems." implies that I don't know how to write poem now?

    Also,
    What does "I knew you" imply.

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    #2

    Re: please correct!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by mamen View Post
    Is it correct that
    "I knew how to write poems." implies that I don't know how to write poem now? Not necessarily, you could say, for example, 'I knew how to write poems when I was a child' this is saying that you knew then, it doesn't say anything about now.

    Also,
    What does "I knew you" imply. This depends on context.
    Bhai.

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