auxiliary word(used after a noun/pronoun/verb to indicate similarity) just like/as; seem to be; as if/though
This child talks like an adult.
He was running really fast, like somebody was chasing him.
He seems to be asleep.
seem to be very sad
as white as snow
It seems like researchers have just pulled the numbers out of thin air.
- Note"似的" cannot be written as "是的".