conosco

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /koˈno.sko/
  • Rhymes: -osko
  • Hyphenation: co‧nó‧sco

Verb[edit]

conosco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of conoscere

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese conosco, cõnosco, connosco, from com (with) + Old Portuguese nosco (with us). Noscum is attested in the Appendix Probi as a 'vulgar' form of Latin nobiscum. Displaced Old Portuguese nosco.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adverb[edit]

conosco (comparative mais conosco superlative o mais conosco) (Brazilian spelling)

  1. (prepositional) with us

Usage notes[edit]

Brazilian speakers who use this pronoun colloquially (instead of a gente) may not make the contraction and use com nós instead. This is highly proscribed but common. Portuguese speakers use connosco instead.

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