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    #1

    look like

    Which sentence is natural?

    1, He doesn’t look like pass the exams.
    2, He doesn't look like to pass the exams.

    Thank you.

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    #2

    Re: look like

    Neither.

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    #3

    Re: look like

    It doesn't look like he will pass the exams.
    Last edited by 5jj; 03-Jan-2013 at 11:12.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: look like

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    It doesn't look like he will pass the exams.
    And these one?

    It looks like they had been beaten by policemen.
    It looks like they have resigned.
    It looks like they can't win this match.

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    #5

    Re: look like

    Quote Originally Posted by Jadoon 84 View Post
    And these? one

    It looks like they have been beaten by policemen.
    It looks like they have resigned.
    It looks like they can't win this match.
    Rover

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    Re: look like

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    Rover
    Would you please explain why this one is unnatural.
    It looks like they had been beaten by policemen. (Past tense)

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    Re: look like

    Quote Originally Posted by Jadoon 84 View Post
    Would you please explain why this one is unnatural.
    It looked like they had been beaten by policemen. (Past tense)
    Bhai.

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