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Subject:  Re: Question: can not vs. cannot Date:  9/26/2007  2:44 PM
Author:  Myownigloo Number:  8038 of 15365

Native German speakers have a hard time grasping the difference between   can and know. I've heard several of them say, "I don't can..."  instead of "I don't know how to...".

Just an observation.

Maybe they're saying "ken." 

"I don't ken...."

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