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известный in English:

1. famous


Everyone wants to meet you. You're famous!
He became famous.
Apparently, Tom was already famous before he released that album.
Florence Nightingale is famous as the woman who began professional nursing.
By this time next year, you will have visited almost all the famous places in Japan.
People usually become famous at the cost of their privacy.
The famous poet attempted to commit suicide in his library.
I like this picture, not just because it is famous, but because it really is a masterpiece.
As a young man, he did not know that he was to become famous later on.
People came to the concert hall to listen to the famous orchestra.
The world's greatest singers and most of its famous musicians have been fat or at least decidedly plump.
Many great thinkers who were unknown while alive became famous after death.
In California are the famous big trees, or "forest kings" as they are called.
Christopher Columbus started wearing his famous hat back when he was still a schoolboy, and was often punished by his teachers for refusing to take it off in class.
The world famous Hungarian painter Mihály Munkácsy's Christ Trilogy includes the paintings entitled "Christ before Pilate", "Golgotha" and "Ecce Homo".

English word "известный"(famous) occurs in sets:

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2. known


She is widely known.
In 1969, Roger Miller recorded a song called "You Don't Want My Love." Today, this song is better known as "In the Summer Time." It's the first song he wrote and sang that became popular.
He is the only person that I known who is equal to the task.
The past can only be known, not changed. The future can only be changed, not known.
The secret of success in life is known only to those who have not succeeded.
Seeing that you're not surprised, I think you must have known.
Large-scale surface currents are already known to exist, and major currents below the ocean surface, too, are being found.
Keisuke has always studied in this mansion. That style known as 'home schooling', right?
In Korea, there's a popular theory that says that: "If you eat a quarter of an Iceberg lettuce, you will fall asleep". Thus, amongst truck drivers in Korea, lettuce is known as something that should not be eaten before work.
The truth is always something that is told, not something that is known. If there were no speaking or writing, there would be no truth about anything. There would only be what is.
Ever since we've been wearing clothes, we haven't known one another.
The fact that television frequently limits communication within families is already well known.
We can conjecture that it may be advantageous for a particular bird to be known to its neighbors or its mate.
That's because, you see, I've known he isn't that sort of person from a long time back.
In general, little is known about nonlinear second order differential equations.

English word "известный"(known) occurs in sets:

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