Tony
English Grammar

It's a short essay about iceland.

1.Iceland _____ a cool climate, with refreshing summers and mild temperatures in winter.

(A) enjoys (B) likes (C) benefits (D) gets

2.Now, it may be freezing and stormy but Icelanders are known to have BBQs in any weather, acting ________ they live in the bright Australian sunshine

(A) like (B) as (C) if (D) though 


The answer of book as follows:

1.(A)

2.(A)

Could you tell me why the answer is?

Particularly in No.2, is "LIKE" a preposition ?

May 1, 2018 10:10 PM
Comments · 1

“Like” can be a preposition a conjunction or a verb depending on the sentence. In this case they are using the word like to make a comparison: they act “like” them. Hope this helps. 

May 1, 2018
Tony
Language Skills
Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Taiwanese), English
Learning Language
English