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"Io vedo un libro."

April 20, 2013

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it listed earlier the correct conjugated form as "io veggo" but this says "io vedo" Are both forms correct?

April 20, 2013

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"Veggo" is archaic and literary, in modern Italian "vedo" is the norm; interestingly the two present participles formed by them have different meanings: "veggente" (seer) and "vedente" (able to see, i.e. not blind).

April 20, 2013
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