How to use Know in a sentence
I know you must be tired, so I will let you rest.
I know they don't like me.
He didn't know the car was coming.
I know better than that.
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Oh, mother, I would like to know everything.
Jim did not know, but he would not tell the Sawhorse that.
The boy stammered and did not know what to say.
I don't know how many times or how many ways I can say I'm sorry.
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He does not know what he want.
I do not know whether the end of the world has come or not.
You can know everything in the world and still make bad decisions.
My hands felt every object and observed every motion, and in this way I learned to know many things.
I was greatly puzzled to know what he was doing.Advertisement
We've been away for a long time, you know, and so we're anxious to get home again.
For a moment the boy did not know what he meant by this question.
I don't know what you mean.
The men did not know of the wound.
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In fact, maybe he didn't know her very well.
I don't dispute the cliché, "Those who do not know history are doomed to repeat it."
In fact, he'd probably be horrified to know he slipped and did it now.
Confucius said, "To know that we know what we know, and that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge."
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History, Poetry, Mythology!--I know of no reading of another's experience so startling and informing as this would be.
You know I did all a father could for their education, and they have both turned out fools.
I am in the middle of it right now - only I don't know what I'm in the middle of.
Some of you, we all know, are poor, find it hard to live, are sometimes, as it were, gasping for breath.
He might never say anything to Jonathan about it, but Jonathan would know in other ways how he felt.
But this I know, I love to play In the meadow, among the hay-- Up the water, and o'er the lea, That's the way for Billy and me.
It is true that I have been asleep, but I know nothing about this money.
We only know that yesterday came a Rain of Stones upon us, which did much damage and injured some of our people.
He doesn't know what he says.
Do the Sanders know where everything is and what needs to be done with the animals?
The little blind children at the Perkins Institution had sent it and Laura Bridgman had dressed it; but I did not know this until afterward.
I didn't know this mountain was so tall.
She's a little fussy, you know, and afraid of growing old, being a widow and still in her prime.
It perplexed even Jellia Jamb, for a time, to know what to do with the animal.
I did not know that I was spelling a word or even that words existed; I was simply making my fingers go in monkey-like imitation.
But I have said they did not know you had a wound.
That wasn't going to be the answer, and he must know that by now.
I don't know why he is so secretive.
Of course I did not know what it was all about, but I enjoyed the pleasant odours that filled the house and the tidbits that were given to Martha Washington and me to keep us quiet.
She has a brother; I think you know him, he married Lise Meinen lately.
You know, I just thought of something.
I thought maybe we could get a van, but I didn't know if we could afford it.
I didn't know he spoke French.
King Astyages did not know whether to be pleased or displeased.
It must be a beautiful and happy place; and I wish to know all about it.
This charcoal man, whom I know very well, ran past me with a child in his arms.
It's hard to know what later generations will deem to be art.
If I should attempt to tell how I have desired to spend my life in years past, it would probably surprise those of my readers who are somewhat acquainted with its actual history; it would certainly astonish those who know nothing about it.
I didn't know you felt that way.
He is an excellent horseman, you know.
How did you know you loved him?
Right now she'd like to kiss those smooth lips - and she might if she didn't know where they'd been last.
More people she wouldn't know.
I pretend like I know what's right and wrong, but I don't.
I know you're not going to be right 100% of the time.
I know, we've been all through this before - but I still don't understand.
Do you know he has over four million in savings?
I'm not all that secretive, but you were the one who kept telling me that if he wanted you to know, he'd tell you.
You know the rest of that story.
Do you know how that made me feel?
You mean you didn't know that, either?
But don't let us worry over such things, Zeb; we can't help ourselves just now, you know, and I've always been told it's foolish to borrow trouble.
You're sure to like Billina, when you know her, asserted Dorothy.
She felt that Jim would know more about the Saw-Horse later on.
Read, and you will know, my child.
You can never know everything, my child.
Oh, yes, I know she is anxious, and I will go.
Long ago, before Gutenberg, if you wanted to know something, you had to memorize it.
The reason for this is what I call "The You Don't Know What to Ask Problem."
When I go to far-flung places, I often know little of local customs and, through ignorance, I have committed more than one faux pas.
Or at least they will know the wise choice to make; whether they will choose it is another matter.
These tell us something about ourselves we didn't know before.
Certainly, you don't want the whole world to know where you were last night.
When we consider the costs of all the wrong decisions ever made—a calculation I don't even know how to approach—we will think of it as a diminishing problem receding into the past.
Pierre wished to say that he was ready to sacrifice his money, his serfs, or himself, only one ought to know the state of affairs in order to be able to improve it, but he was unable to speak.
Yes, I know, Prince Andrew's letter!
But he was kind and gentle only to those of his regiment, to Timokhin and the like--people quite new to him, belonging to a different world and who could not know and understand his past.
I know it still galls you that he was willing to help pay for your college education, but not Katie's.
If you need anything at all, be sure to let us know.
I think she was merely directing the comment at you because she thought you might want to know.
But how did you know?
Maybe they all needed to know.
But I don't know anything about dressing or acting like a lady.
You know, Alex's wife.
Did you know that?
For some reason it crossed her mind that he would be fun to know.
Of course, she knew Alex well enough now to know he didn't like people to hand out information about him.
Surely he must know that spending so much time with her might prove uncomfortable later.
I'm not ever going to know them if I never meet them, am I?
It was something Alex didn't need to know.
I did not know Alex would drink it.
I know life would have been a lot simpler for me.
She wasn't telling him anything he didn't already know.
Oh, and we were whispering so you knew we were talking, but you didn't know what we were saying.
One day he will know.
All I know is what Mom and Dad taught me.
If she was, I didn't know about it.
You know how stubborn you are about not doing business with dishonest people.
I don't know why you guys don't go out to dinner more.
You have a right to know, Carmen.
Just because it upsets me doesn't mean I don't want to know - or that you shouldn't tell me.
I'm sorry you're unhappy with my questions, but I need to know why you suddenly needed a girl after going five years without any.
You know, I was brought up in these hills.
Len, if I didn't know better, I'd think you were jealous.
Most people will tell you anything you want to know.
I didn't know you all would be up so early.
I don't know if he's angry or not.
The only thing we don't know is the wedding date.
I know the work is hard and the weather is forbidding at times, but do you know how lucky you are?
But it would be nice to know you had a way to get out and do things without fear of taking the only vehicle.
You two make a fine pair, you know that?
It would be nice to know she could leave the ranch at will without leaving Cade afoot, but she doubted if she would be driving to town soon.
I didn't know Russell had a maid.
You know, I've never seen Russie look so fit.
No, I didn't know.
That way he can do what he wants and who's to know?
But it didn't fit the man she had come to know, and she wasn't about to believe it simply because he hadn't made a pass at her yet.
You know, Cindy, we could...
If you knew Mr. Cade nearly as well as you think you do, you would know that he is actually very sensitive.
Didn't he know that his brutal assault proved nothing?
You didn't have to prove anything to me, you know.
No, I didn't even know Claudette was standing there until you slapped me.
You don't have to wait on me hand and foot, you know.
I know what to get, now you go lay down on the couch until I get back.
Cade knew how to be a friend, even if he didn't know what to say.
I know what you're up to and thanks for the concern, but I'm fine now.
You know Martha; she doesn't do no very well.
He added with a smile, "You know my feelings on this entire game."
We all know that was impossible.
It was nerve wracking not to know what was happening.
I'm a scientist and if I don't know an answer, I seek counsel from sharper brains.
I know I'm pigheaded but I can't tell you how much I appreciate how you all embrace this with only my word.
I don't know who among us was the most nervous.
Don't ask me how; I just know it.
I know for a fact my wife turned as white as Casper and Quinn looked no better.
I don't know what to say, Howie.
You live here; you just might bump into someone you know.
I just know I'll burst into tears or not know how to answer if they ask questions.
I know I can't do it alone.
You know Howie didn't want to do it.
You know why I didn't want him going there!
I don't know what, if anything, Howie saw but he knew Quinn tricked him and he went ballistic.
I don't know what to do.
I know he'll bury any tip that comes near him!
You don't happen to know anything about a murder in Delaware, do you?
Look; I won't ask you how; I don't think I want to know.
Like today; you obviously didn't know who to call.
I don't know how you're doing what you do but I got a strong feeling if I keep an open mind, good things will happen.
Betsy was awake when I returned home and wanted to know what delayed me.
Do you know a guy names Cooms?
I might gradually let you know some pertinent stuff but mostly you'll just get tips, as far as you're concerned, from an unidentified source.
You won't know if the source is male or female, old or young, from the east or west or how long the tips will keep coming.
You won't know how many people are involved or how the information is obtained.
We can't even do an abduction that happens sometime over night but you don't know the hour.
We just want to be in the know.
You know you could name your price.
His name is Merrill Cooms, Brennan stated, sounding as if I should know the man.
I owe you more than you could ever know.
You don't know anything about us.
I have no desire to interfere with something about which I know nothing.
You don't even know who we are?
That alone tells me all I need to know about you.
Mostly, I want to stop kids from what happened to the sister I don't know.
I know you love being a nurse.
It's just so overwhelming I don't know how else to react.
I'll better his total before I die and they'll not know I ever existed... unless someone sees me in their crystal ball.
I told her Howie hadn't yet arrived at the office, but she seemed to know.
I don't know what to think.
I do not know, young sir.
I know I'm not much account; but I'm the only horse in all the Land of Oz, so they treat me with great respect.
You do not know the relief of brushing away a fly that has bitten you, nor the delight of eating delicious food, nor the satisfaction of drawing a long breath of fresh, pure air.
I was born in Kentucky, you know, where all the best and most aristocratic horses come from.
He did not know whether he should take the right-hand fork or the left-hand.
I know how you must have been overwearied with long hours of watching.
I do not know any song.
You know where the fountain is?
I know the list of nefarious uses of the Internet—but on balance, we are building it for good purposes.
She could not have read the letter as she did not even know it had arrived.
You know--under the paperweight on the little table.
The same evening that the prince gave his instructions to Alpatych, Dessalles, having asked to see Princess Mary, told her that, as the prince was not very well and was taking no steps to secure his safety, though from Prince Andrew's letter it was evident that to remain at Bald Hills might be dangerous, he respectfully advised her to send a letter by Alpatych to the Provincial Governor at Smolensk, asking him to let her know the state of affairs and the extent of the danger to which Bald Hills was exposed.
Let me know at once when you will start.
Having written this and given the paper to Alpatych, he told him how to arrange for departure of the prince, the princess, his son, and the boy's tutor, and how and where to let him know immediately.
They didn't know about the science of surrogacy back then - but then, they didn't know about cesarean delivery either.
Did Alex know Katie carried this burden?
All I know is that he gets defensive when I mention Uncle Fabrice.
She has to talk to father about it and she will call back later this morning to let me know when she will be here.
I don't want you to lose anything, but you know I'd want to be with you even if we didn't have a dime to our name.
I want to know what the problem is.
Does her husband know what she's doing?
I didn't know what to tell you until then.
You know how I feel.
You know you love each other, but you aren't about to admit it.
Here's one you should know after raising dairy goats.
She had accepted the idea that she would never know this moment.
Maybe he didn't want anyone else to know.
I didn't know it would be like this.
I know you, though.
Yes... I just wanted to let you know that the twins were born this morning.
She didn't know anything about what he was doing.
I don't know her that well.
She doesn't know anything.
When I know them.
Do you know what they would want?
I'm off duty, you know.
We barely know each other.
I know you've been preoccupied, but everyone else has noticed his interest in you.
You must know that by now.
I don't know that, but it doesn't matter.
He would probably know the fastest way.
Now he would know that no one was expecting her.
It was best to stay where she was, but she needed to let someone know she was here.
His moods flipped back and forth so fast it was hard to know how he would respond to anything.
What did she know about this man... other than the fact that he had a volatile temperament?
You've got a lot of spunk, you know that?
I didn't know you expected a gold-engraved invitation.
I know you as well as I know anyone else.
He didn't know her at all, but that was beside the point.
And what did she know about him?
I don't know if he's married.
I don't know, why don't you ask him?
What did she know about him?
You know I love taking care of Tammy.
Connie still didn't know about her car.
Whatever the reason, it felt good to have options he didn't know about.
I didn't know you were . .
He was certainly mysterious, even a little eccentric, but... what did she know about the business?
How did you know where to find me?
How did you know where I was working?
I'm sorry I was rude to you, and I know it's not your fault you look so good in that suit.
Still, how could Giddon know?
Surely Sarah and Tammy weren't involved, but did they know?
Did he know she was attracted to him?
We both know why you're here.
You're a little spitfire, you know that?
There are bears and other animals in the woods, you know.
Still, it didn't hurt to let someone know - just in case.
It was as if she were talking about someone she didn't know.
You could have been killed today, you know that?
He does have a formidable temper, you know.
Of course I know, and so does he.
They didn't say anything he didn't already know.
They seem to know man isn't a threat until the engine is shut off.
Even though you know nothing about him, you accept.
What else did he know or suspect?
I don't know a thing about mechanics.
But Len didn't know all the facts, and that wasn't fair.
I'll let you know if I hear something I think you need to know.
It was true, she didn't know him.
Did he know she had spied on them?
Oh, I don't know.
You'd have to know the whole story.
You're easy, you know that?
You just have to act like you already know it.
He wouldn't know what that was about.
Well I'm not sorry, and I don't know why you should be.
Because we barely know each other.
You must know that.
Actually, she didn't know that.
I know I'm mostly to blame for last night, but I'm not here to entertain you.
How did he know she was getting her car today?
Didn't he know that the more he didn't want her to see it, the more she wanted to see what it was?
It was hard to believe he didn't know.
I don't know what he wanted, but he certainly put you in a reflective mood.
Come on, inquiring minds want to know.
I can just imagine how much of that Howard would want to know.
I don't know why I didn't think of it.
Not that she would know a drug lord from a prince.
I don't know what he's up to, but I'm suspicious.
Just let me know if something comes up and you think I need to come home.
You don't know why you hid it, or you don't know if you're afraid of me?
Actually, Connie would know.
I know you well enough to know you would have to find out – no matter what the risk.
I don't know what you're talking about.
I don't know who he is or what he does.
All I know is that he's temperamental, and you'd better stay away from him.
You've been staying with him long enough to know him.
I don't know anything.
How... did he... know I... was here?
How did you know I was here.
Maybe he didn't know what to do, or that she needed help.
Then how did he know I was here?
Does Connie know you were using her?
How did you know Allen was looking for me?
I told him I didn't know anything and he tried to strangle me.
Do you know why he was spying on you?
Do you know why he'd do that?
I don't know – maybe thirty minutes ago.
He did save your life, you know.
I don't know why I'm so tired.
She wasn't supposed to know about the building.
Let me know when you're through talking.
I don't know what he's doing, but I think it's something illegal.
Does he know you were there?
I don't know what came over me to act that way.
I do, you know.
Lisa, don't you know who he is?
How could you not know?
They know who I am, and that I want to keep my identity silent.
How was I to know you would be so inquisitive?
I don't know Andy.
I don't know why I kissed her.
Well, yes I do, but I don't know why I gave in to temptation at a time like that.
Reminds me of someone else I know.
There wasn't anything on that tablet that I didn't already know at that point, though.
Mertz said she told him she didn't know who Yancey was or what he did.
But how did you know he wouldn't do something to her to keep his secret.
I trusted you with that information and you gave it to the one person she didn't want to know.
I know how she feels.
What would you know about it?
His expression softened and he shrugged, "A security guard doesn't simply sit in the guard house and watch the cars go through the gate, you know."
He worries about all of us, you know.
She was just joking around, you know.
A lot can happen in two blocks, you know.
I know I could get mugged, but that could happen in the hospital parking lot if I was driving a car.
You know, I won't be offended if you just say no.
I didn't know you liked that sort of thing.
We have a lot in common, you know?
It's nice to know Brandon lives with people he can trust, don't you think, Fred?
Nowadays they cart them off to some baby sitter they hardly know, just to get the kids out of their hair.
You got his stamp of approval, you know.
You can always talk to me about your troubles, you know.
I'm not a pansy, you know.
Don't you girls know how dangerous it is to be walking at night around here?
It isn't like we're little kids, you know.
Did you know that the female gender had a guardian?
They didn't know what to think - you coming in here all huffy and chewing me out.
No hanky-panky, you know.
Because now we know.
I have plans too, you know - and they don't include dropping out three months short of graduation.
I don't want to know.
Still, don't you think we should get to know each other a little better?
I know you get up grouchy.
I know how you like to scrutinize a thing to death.
I never know when to believe you.
How could you know?
I didn't even know.
How could you not know, when he invited you to go see his parents?
Now all I want to know, is when are you getting married?
I don't know how you keep such a high grade average.
You know how hard I've worked.
I know he'll want to see you.
I know what I'm doing.
Look, I know you're out of your mind with worry.
Too head strong to do what you know is best.
You know that, Mom.