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mi pu djuno lo du'u la alis nau pu pu tsuku
I knew that Alice had arrived (before I knew).
mi pu cusku fi lo jatna fe lu mi'a pu'o djuno li'u noi notci lo cipra
I made a statement to the boss about the experiment: "We don't know yet."
gau mi do ba djuno ba zi lo nu mi tsuku
I will inform you as soon as I arrive.
jinvi
gismu rafsi: jiv ji'i x1 thinks/opines x2 [opinion] (du'u) is true about subject/issue x3 on grounds x4. Words usable for epistemology typically have a du'u place. See also cmavo list pe'i, djuno, krici, ciksi, jijnu, nabmi, pensi, senpi, sidbo, birti, pinka.
krici
gismu rafsi: kri x1 believes [regardless of evidence/proof] belief/creed x2 (du'u) is true/assumed about subject x3. "without evidence" refers to objective external evidence; also gives credence, has conviction. See also jinvi, djuno, censa, cevni, lijda, makfa, malsi, senpi, birti.
mipri
gismu rafsi: mip x1 keeps x2 secret/hidden from x3 by method x4; x2 is a secret; x1 hides/conceals x2. Intransitive hidden/secret, without an agent (= selcri or nalterju'o); secret (= selmipri). See also stace, mifra, sivni, djuno, cirko, jarco.
saske
gismu rafsi: ske x1 (mass of facts) is science of/about subject matter x2 based on methodology x3. Not limited to science as derived by the scientific method, but pertaining to any body of usually-coherent knowledge garnered/gathered/assembled by a consistent methodology. See also datni, fatci, djuno, cipra, pensi, jimpe.
smadi
gismu x1 guesses/conjectures/surmises x2 (du'u) is true about subject x3; [epistemology]. Also: x1 has a hunch that x2 is true; x1 imagines x2 is true; words usable for epistemology typically have a du'u place. See also djuno, facki, jijnu, sruma.
slabu
gismu rafsi: sau x1 is old/familiar/well-known to observer x2 in feature x3 (ka) by standard x4. This can cover both meanings of old. Old in years, i.e. age, can be conveyed through x2 = the world, life, existence (= loi nu zasti); in usage this has been a common default for ellipsis. However slabu is not the opposite of 'young' (= nalci'o, tolci'o), but the opposite of 'new' (= tolni'o); also ancient (= tcesau), age (= nilsau); x2 is used to x1 (= selsau for reordered places); historic/historical (= cirsau, cirselcedra; also vaipru). (cf. clani, citno, cnino, se djuno; not the opposite of citno, djuno)
la tom. goi ko'a na djuno lo jei kakne lo ka broda .i ku'i ko'a ba troci lo ka broda
Tom doesn't know whether he can do it, but he'll give it a try.
mi xamsi se mivru'e .i mi so'iroi lifri lo nu lidvilti'a .i mi djuno lo su'u bazi morsi
I have lived my life on the sea. I have been through many a storm. I know what it is to be within a step of death — ay, nearer than a step.
ro'o nai dai do ka'e sutra zenba .i ko lo du'u go'i cu jinvi po'o na je cu ba'e djuno
You're faster than this. Don't just think you are, know you are.
i lo prenu cu nalgleki ki'u sa'u ri na djuno lo du'u ri gleki je'u i la'e di'u po'o krinu
Man is unhappy because he doesn't know he's happy. It's only that.
la tom pu smusku fi mi fe lo nu ty djuno lo du'u la maris cu se zdani ma kau
Tom told me he knew where Mary lived.
lu xu le prenu noi sanli ne'a lo va dinju cu ninmu li'u lu jo'a i mi na djuno li'u
"Is the person standing near that building a woman?" "Good question! I don't know! (there is a person standing near the building, the question of whether it's a woman is applicable)."
kakne
gismu rafsi: ka'e x1 is able to do/be/capable of doing/being x2 (event/state) under conditions x3 (event/state). Also: has talent; know how to; know how to use (= plika'e). (cf. stati, certu, gasnu (in the time-free potential sense), cmavo list ka'e, cmavo list nu'o, cmavo list pu'i, djuno, zifre)