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    Smile Grammar questions

    I am confused;

    What is "do" and "look" here?

    My sister and I do look alike.

    and
    Which one is correct?
    "they are look alike", " they look alike"


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    Re: Grammar questions

    Quote Originally Posted by taghavi View Post
    I am confused;

    What is "do" and "look" here?

    My sister and I do look alike.

    and
    Which one is correct?
    "they are look alike", " they look alike"
    'do' is an auxiliary verb used to give emphasis.

    We (do) look alike.

    They are look-alikes.
    Cambridge Dictionaries Online - Cambridge University Press

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