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little did somebody know/realize/think etc

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlittle did somebody know/realize/think etclittle did somebody know/realize/think etcNOTused to say that someone did not know or think that something would happen or was true Little did I know that the course of my life was about to change. little
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little did somebody know/realize/think etcBut little did he know at the time, how soon he'd need it.
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