"Eles sabem ler."

Translation:They know how to read.

7/17/2013, 7:09:53 PM

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why wouldn't this be "Eles sabem como ler"?

7/17/2013, 7:09:53 PM

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That sounds awkward. They know how to read = they can read = eles sabem ler. So, it's not translated literally,but that's not wrong, just not used a lot.

7/17/2013, 8:11:40 PM

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Why is "they know to read" wrong?

7/26/2018, 6:15:27 AM

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I reported it for not accepting the literal translation "they know to read."

9/19/2015, 5:10:23 PM

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It's not grammatically correct in English

2/5/2019, 8:29:02 AM
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