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Rule "knew (new)"

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Description: knew (new)
Message: Did you mean new?
Category: Commonly Confused Words (ID: CONFUSED_WORDS)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • This is very knew to me.
    Correction suggestion: new
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • The artistic community knew his name.
  • If I only knew how.
  • They just knew it was fine.
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Version: 6.0-SNAPSHOT (2022-12-03 21:33:02 +0000)