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Uses of "like" = exercises (engl.)

by Christa Maas

1.      What do you like for lunch? a.       It´s not too hot but hot enough to swim
2.      Would you like some lunch? b.      No, I would prefer to go home.
3.      What is São Paulo like? c.       It´s sunny outside
4.      What do the streets of São Paulo look like at rush hour? d.      It´s a lot like New York. It´s very crowded
5.      Do you like to go to the movies? e.       They are very colourful and beautiful.
6.      What is the summer like in Europe? f.       I usually have rice, beans, vegetables and a steak
7.      Would you like to go to a concert tonight? g.      No, thank you. I have already eaten.
8.      What does the weather look like? h.      There are too many cars and a lot of traffic jams.
9.      I have to meet Peter at the airport. What does he look like? i.        How about Tuesday at 9 o´clock?
10.  Do you like cake or do you prefer cookies? j.        I would like some cake, please.
11.  I would like to go to Fortaleza. What is it like? k.      I went to Fortaleza.
12.  We have cake and cookies. What would you like? l.        Yes, I do!  I order it every Friday night.
13.  Did you like Fortaleza? m.    o, I don´t like them.
14.  Where did you go on vacation this year? n.      It´s very sunny and there are beautiful beaches.
15.  What do butterflies look like? o.      No, I prefer to watch TV.
16.   Do you like butterflies? p.      I would like to meet the Dalai Lama.
17.  Would you like to have a dog? q.      Yes, it is very beautiful there.
18.  What was your vacation like? r.        I go to a coffee shop to relax.
19.  Do you like Pizza? s.       I like cookies more than cake.
20.  Who would you like to meet? t.        Yes, I do. I like the way they play with the wind.
21.  Where do you go when you are sad? u.      It was much too short. I needed another week.
22.  When would you like to meet? v.      He is very tall and handsome.


1. She is blond and very slim.

2. She likes smart clothes.

3. It has to have a lot of tomato sauce and cheese on it.

4. Some more tea, please.

5. There are many active volcanoes. It is hot because it is a tropical island in the Pacific Ocean.

6. She looks very tired today.

7. I would like to go to Paris in autumn.

8. We are very simple people. We don´t need a lot of things to be happy.

9. I like my coffee without sugar and with just a little milk.

10. I like all kinds of movies. I don´t have a favourite one.

Answers: A: 1 f , 2 g, 3 d, 4 h, 5 o, 6 a, 7 b, 8c, 9 v, 10 s, 11 n, 12 j, 13 q, 14 k, 15 e, 16 t, 17 m, 18 u,  19 l, 20 p, 21 r, 22 i
1. What does she look like?
2. What kind/sort of clothes does she like?
3. How do you like your Pizza?
4. What would you like?
5. What does Hawai look like?
6. How does she look?
7. When would you like to go to Paris? or Where would you like to go in autumn?
8. What are you like?
9. How do you like your coffee?
10.What kind of movies do you like?


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