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    Cool to smell

    Hello!

    I sometimes find it difficult to know when to use a preposition (which one!) with the verb "to smell".

    Is this sentence correct?

    "This room normally smells bad, but today it smells of flower. " (would it be better to say, it smells like a flower?")

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    #2

    Re: to smell

    '... but today it smells of flowers' is fine.

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    Cool Re: to smell

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    '... but today it smells of flowers' is fine.

    Rover
    Thank you Rover.

    Does the structure "it smells like" exist?

    Thank you
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    Re: to smell

    Yes.

    'It smells like a brewery in here'.

    Rover

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