Übersetzung von “know” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /nəʊ/ us /noʊ/ past tense knew, past participle known

A1 to have information about something in your mind

‘How old is she?’ ‘I don’t know.’
He knew that she was lying.

A1 used to ask someone to tell you a piece of information

Do you know where the post office is?

A2 to be certain

I know she’ll be really pleased to hear the news.

A2 to be able to do something

Do you know how to ski?

B1 to have spent time with someone or in a place so that the person or place is not new to you

I’ve known Al since we were children.
I grew up in Brussels so I know it well.
let someone know something

A2 to tell someone something

informar alguém sobre algo, avisar alguém sobre algo
I’ll let you know where we are meeting when I know my schedule.
Let me know if you’re going to the party.
I know

used when you agree with something someone has just said

eu sei
‘It’s a lovely day, isn’t it?’ ‘I know – let’s hope it lasts.’
you know

B1 used to make sure someone understands which person or thing you are talking about

você sabe
I was talking about Rachel – you know, the tall woman with the blond hair.

B1 also know about If you know a subject, or you know about it, you are familiar with it and understand it.

conhecer sobre
Ask Andy to fix it – he knows about computers.
be known as…

B1 to be called

ser conhecido pelo nome de…
California is also known as the Sunshine State.
get to know someone/something

B1 to gradually learn more about someone or something

passar a conhecer alguém/algo
I got to know Frank at work.
as far as I know

used to say that you think something is true, but cannot be sure

até onde eu sei
As far as I know, he isn’t married.
know what’s what

If you know what’s what, you have a lot of experience and can judge people and situations well

estar inteirado
Linda’s been in the business for 30 years – she knows what’s what.

(Übersetzung von “know” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)