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Author Photo by: seitt
Oct 08 2021, 2:34pm CST ~ 2 weeks, 2 days ago. 
ago/for (in time expressions)
Hi
Please, how can I say, “I met her three years ago” and “I have known her for three years,” please?
These are basically two different ways of expressing the same idea.
Best Wishes and Many Thanks,
Simon
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Author Photo Bituingmaykinang
Oct 08 2021, 3:22pm CST ~ 2 weeks, 2 days ago. 
Are you actually learning Tagalog or just want translations?
 
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Author Photo PinoyTaj Badge: SupporterBadge: Serious Supporter
Oct 08 2021, 5:44pm CST ~ 2 weeks, 2 days ago. 
1.Tatlong taon na ang nakalipas mula noong nakilala ko siya. (Would be awkward in an actual conversation).
2. Tatlong taon ko na siyang kilala.
 
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Author Photo Jcans Badge: Native Tagalog Speaker
Oct 09 2021, 1:16am CST ~ 2 weeks, 2 days ago. 
I agree with PinoyTaj. If you're goal is conversation, the first one PinoyTaj gave is too formal and mostly for literary use. It is awkward to hear in conversations. The second one PinoyTaj gave sounds better for conversations. 🙂🙂
 
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