309 – who? who? (कौन? किसने?)

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कौन is used with intransitive verbs, for example:

Who came?  कौन आया?

Who are you? आप कौन हैं?

किसने is used with transitive verbs, even if they do not have a direct object.  Transitive verbs are always transitive.

Who has read the lesson? किसने पाठ पढ़ा है?

Who has eaten? किसने खाया?

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