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Sais /connais - confusion!

They both mean 'to know'. I get confused where to use which verb! Any ideas as to which verb to use where?

4 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/VellamoRinne
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Savoir= To know factually/ how to do something (think knowledge/study) ConnaƮtre= know a person or place (think to be familiar with/ acquainted with)

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Libby_S
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You "connais" a noun; you "sais" an infinitive or subordinate clause.

4 years ago