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    #1

    look

    Hi there,

    Do the following sentence mean the same?

    1. How does she look like?
    2. What does she look like?
    3. How does she look?

    tks
    pete



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    #2

    Re: look

    hi there,
    any idea?

    tks
    pete

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    #3

    Re: look

    Quote Originally Posted by peter123 View Post
    Hi there,

    Do the following sentence mean the same?

    1. How does she look like?
    2. What does she look like?
    3. How does she look?

    tks
    pete
    You use the form what...like? rather than how when you are asking for description of someone or something.

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    Re: look

    Quote Originally Posted by peter123 View Post
    Hi there,

    Do the following sentence mean the same?

    1. How does she look like?
    2. What does she look like?
    She's about 1.6 m tall, quite thin and has grey hair.

    3. How does she look?
    She looks great.
    She is quite pale and looks tired.
    2006

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    #5

    Re: look

    'What is she like?' is broader and asks about someone's personal characteristics.

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