英会話のコツ: Like (前置詞)

Like is a verb, but is also a preposition (前置詞).

Everyone knows how to use the verb.

  • Q: Do you like chocolate? (like = verb)

    • Yes, I do.

It is also a preposition (前置詞). Let’s practice using the preposition.
It is very useful, when we want to know about something new to us.

Q: What is …. Like? = Q: ….はどんな感じですか?

  • Q: What is Osaka like?

    • It is a big city.

    • The People are friendly.

    • The food is delicious

  • Q: What is your brother like?

    • He is friendly.

    • He is chubby.

A is like B = AはBと似ています

  • Kobe is like Yokohama.

  • Kobe is like Yokohama, but smaller.

  • Kobe is like a smaller Yokohama.

  • Navy blue is like dark blue.