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Never knew before what eternity was made for. It is to give some of us a chance to learn German.

added by deniko, October 8, 2010

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license changed by deniko, January 22, 2019

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LittleBoy LittleBoy March 21, 2012 March 21, 2012 at 12:14:34 AM UTC link Permalink

You really need a subject for this sentence, so "I never knew...". Also, stylistically, I would say that "I never before knew" sounds slightly more natural, although don't ask me why!
Even less relevantly, I wish school hadn't crushed my interest in German, especially as I'm friends with so many Germans now!

deniko deniko March 21, 2012 March 21, 2012 at 6:25:30 AM UTC link Permalink

This is a Mark Twain quote, he's quoted exactly this way. I wouldn't dare to change it :)