Chalk this one up to trying to sound intelligent, like the “myself” rule above somehow, users feel that the use of “an” in this clunky way makes them sound distinguished, kind of like adding ye olde in front of tanning parlor, or saying indubitably with an english accent. We use what is like to ask for a description of someone or something (eg their appearance, their character, their behaviour). And yet this article — like so many articles on prescriptivist grammar — sounds like it was written by someone with a very poor understanding of linguistics and not a very good understanding of grammar, either.
For example, if you’re in conflict with someone, imagine what it would be like to have their experiences and feelings this can help you understand their point of view better and respond in a more empathetic way. I like to imagine what i would do in a certain situation or who i would be so keep reading if you want to enter my stream of consciousness of who i think i would be if i were in certain movies harry potter. When we describe people (or things), we can use the phrases look, be like and look like look follow the verb look with an adjective to describe someone's emotion or state.
Note: using would like in the negative is not always an easy thing to do this expresses an opinion about a person that might not be true o o o o o o o o o o o o o. Like is often used in place of the subordinating conjunction as, or as if examples: they look like they have been having fun they look as if they have been having fun many people became aware of the two options in 1954, when a famous ad campaign for winston cigarettes introduced the slogan winston tastes good — like a cigarette should.
In english, the word like has a very flexible range of uses, ranging from conventional to non-standard it can be used as a noun , verb , adverb , adjective , preposition , particle , conjunction , hedge , filler , and quotative.
8 i look like yes and you look like no 9 but if you're ugly it's a no text zone 10 if you are my rival, then that means you're suicidal 11 shout out to my haters, sorry that you couldn't faze me 12 trash talk to 'em then i put 'em in a hefty 13 like i mean i don't even know why you girls bother at this point.
4 do you like being approached to take on additional work and responsibilities or would you rather ask for more work and responsibility when you’re ready 5 do you like being in amoungst a team of people or do you prefer to be away from others, ideally behind closed doors 6.