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bekannt in English:

1. known


She is widely known.
In 1969, Roger Miller recorded a song called "You Don't Want My Love." Today, this song is better known as "In the Summer Time." It's the first song he wrote and sang that became popular.
He is the only person that I known who is equal to the task.
The past can only be known, not changed. The future can only be changed, not known.
The secret of success in life is known only to those who have not succeeded.
Seeing that you're not surprised, I think you must have known.
Large-scale surface currents are already known to exist, and major currents below the ocean surface, too, are being found.
Keisuke has always studied in this mansion. That style known as 'home schooling', right?
In Korea, there's a popular theory that says that: "If you eat a quarter of an Iceberg lettuce, you will fall asleep". Thus, amongst truck drivers in Korea, lettuce is known as something that should not be eaten before work.
The truth is always something that is told, not something that is known. If there were no speaking or writing, there would be no truth about anything. There would only be what is.
Ever since we've been wearing clothes, we haven't known one another.
The fact that television frequently limits communication within families is already well known.
We can conjecture that it may be advantageous for a particular bird to be known to its neighbors or its mate.
That's because, you see, I've known he isn't that sort of person from a long time back.
In general, little is known about nonlinear second order differential equations.

English word "bekannt"(known) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "'Me and Nobbles'" (Amy ...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Age of Tennyson" (H...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Life Of Johnson, Vol. 2...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Felix O'Day" (F. Hopkin...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Islands of Space" (John...

2. acquainted


Tom is acquainted with Mary.
I have been acquainted with her for more than 20 years.
It was not until I entered this university that I got acquainted with her.
She acquainted her daughter with classical music.
Have you acquainted your parents with your plans?
Through him I got acquainted with the big names of the town.
I became acquainted with beautiful Polish women at the university in Brazil, and I also met there some very friendly people who could speak Polish.
I am well acquainted with the practice, but nothing can justify historical revenge.
Have you gotten yourselves acquainted?
I soon got acquainted with almost all about my new job.
This is the way in which we can become acquainted with one another.
'Do you know John?' 'No, I believe we're not acquainted.'
As far as I know, I’m not personally acquainted with anyone who has stayed at an ice hotel.
Not all students are acquainted with the works of Shakespeare.

English word "bekannt"(acquainted) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Whiskaboom" (Alan Arkin)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Spring Blossoms" (Anony...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Goody Two Shoes" (Walte...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Life and Adventures...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Mother Goose's Teddy Be...