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    what's the meaning of " we like each other "?

    i'm confused with this sentence " we like each other "!
    does it mean " we love each other" or " we are the same "?

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    Re: what's the meaning of " we like each other "?

    Quote Originally Posted by vahid1993 View Post
    I'm confused with this sentence. "We like each other"!
    Does it mean, "we love each other" or "we are the same"?
    The former is implied, not the latter.
    I think you may be thinking of "we are like each other." That talks about similarity, not affection.

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    Re: what's the meaning of " we like each other "?

    "We like each other" simply means "I like you and you like me". Do you understand what the verb "to like" means in, for example, "I like chocolate"?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: what's the meaning of " we like each other "?

    We like each other. [This means, e.g., we are friends. Here, "like" is a verb.]

    We are/look like each other.
    [This means we are/look similar to each other. Here, "like" is a preposition.]

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    Re: what's the meaning of " we like each other "?

    Quote Originally Posted by teechar View Post
    We are/look like each other. [This means we are/look similar to each other. Here, "like" is a preposition.]
    You could also use we are alike for this meaning.

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