Alike adjective - Having qualities in common.
Usage example: all the houses in the neighborhood are alike in that they all have a one-car garage and a fenced-in backyard
Like adjective - Having qualities in common.
Usage example: you're not talking about like things when you compare football and golf
Alike is a synonym for like in similar topic. You can use "Alike" instead the word "Like" as an adjective or a pronoun or an adverb, if it concerns topics such as equal, agreement, allied in characteristics, allied. popular alternative
Both words in one sentence
- Instead, we have The Lying Darkness, which empowers assorted ninja and the like in their efforts to steal the names and identities of good guys and bad guys alike.
Source: Power of the Void
- Strange Minds Think Alike: Tara and Hope seem to have very similar thought processes about things like cat strip clubs.
- If we look at the extended family, Ned Flanders's male relatives all look alike� and their wives all look like Maude.
Source: Look-Alike Lovers
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