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  1. mommaj62
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    diagramming sentences

    I cannot identify which part of speech the word "like" is in the following sentence.
    Hitting that man was like putting myself in jail. Without understanding which part of speech, I cannot diagram the sentence correctly.

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    Re: diagramming sentences

    Hi,

    Its a preposition meaning "similar to" and is used for comparisons.


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