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    Using the Right Word: knew, new

    Monday, April 05, 2010

    Knew is the past tense of the verb "know." New means "recent, original, or fresh."

    We are wondering if he knew about the new logo before we did.

    (From Write for Business, page 233, and Proofreader's Guide PDF, page 45)