Hear

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Hear

Post by Rustamsher » Tue Sep 17, 2013 10:55 am

1. I’ve never heard of them.
1a. I’ve never heard about them.

2. We don't hear anything of him these days.
2a. We don't hear anything about him these days.



In my sentences, are 'heard about' and 'heard of' interchangeable?

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Re: Hear

Post by Alan » Thu Sep 19, 2013 4:00 am

Re: 2, yes, re: 1, not really.

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