Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Looking"

The meaning of "Looking" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa Looking good out there?
A: This is usually said to someone performing on a stage or playing a sport, something like that. It means that the speaker is impressed with how well you are doing.
Q: O que significa Looking at the ordinary and seeing the extraordinary.?
A: ordinary means somebody or something that is seen as stereotypically normal. Extraordinary means that somebody or something is unique (it does not mean something/someone is super ordinary).

So when this says "looking at the ordinary and seeing the extraordinary" means that when you look at someone or something, you can see its talent or specialty.

for example:
e.g: People at art galleries look at paintings or sculptures that would seem completely boring or even ugly (ordinary) but they see the beauty, hard work and symbolism in these works (extraordinary)

e.g: A child (ordinary) who goes up on America's got talent and sings like an opera singer (extraordinary)
Q: O que significa I'm Looking forward to?
A: You are excited about an upcoming event.
Q: O que significa Looking at ?
A: In this context, it means a prediction for what they will probably happen.

"I think we’re probably looking at late second quarter." is the same as: "I think the second quarter will run late."
Q: O que significa Looking is deceiving.?
A: I believe this is usually phrased as: "Looks are deceiving."

It means that someone's appearance may not reflect their character. It can cause you to be suprised or fooled.

Examples: "I was babysitting my neighbor's child the other day. He seemed so sweet and kind, but he had a very bad temper. Looks are deceiving, I suppose."

"She seemed very superficial because she was wearing expensive clothing and jewelery. However, she has a really kind heart. Looks are deceiving!"

Example sentences using "Looking"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Looking forward..
A: “I am looking forward to hanging out with you.”
“He is looking forward to watching the soccer game on Saturday.”
“They are looking forward to going to the beach together.”
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Looking for.
A: I am looking for someone in school.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com 1. Looking at
2. Looking for.
A: I am looking at the dog playing in my garden.

I am looking for my cousin. Have you seen him?

Synonyms of "Looking" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre Looking For e Search e Searching For e Look For ?
A: you look for something that you know exists. you lost something and then you look for it because you know you had it in the first place.


you search for something unfound. you dont know where it is, how it looks but you are searching for it.

searching for and looking for is the preseng active tense. while you are doing the action you use -ing. searchING, lookING eatING cleanING.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre Looking, watching e seeing ?
A: If your "looking" at something you are interested and staring. If your "watching" it is similar to looking but you may be watching a tv. And seeing is like an observation that is around you that you look at. You don't have to have an interest
Q: Qual é a diferença entre Looking e Watching e Observing e Seeing ?
A: They all have the same meaning of viewing something, but it depends on the context of which the word is use.

"Watching tv shows is a hobby of mine."

"Observing birds is quite interesting."

"Looking at wedding dresses is tiresome."

"Seeing the ocean was memorable for me."

"Seeing" and "looking" can be both inactive and active participation to view something.

"Watching" and "observing" is active participation to view something.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre Looking e Seeking ?
A: Looking is the physical act of seeing or attempting to see something it can also be used in a similar context as seeking which means attempting to find. In more archaic use they can be used almost interchangeably.

The man was looking out of the window.
The woman was looking for her shoes.
The detective was seeking the truth.

Translations of "Looking"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? 그때당시를 되돌아보면
Looking back then 으로 말하면 되나요?
A: Yes! You can say "Looking back then"
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Looking
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? Looking great both of you
A: so close! "both of you look great"
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Looking
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Looking"

Q: #Looking for language partners
I am a junior student in China, and I would be very happy to help you with Chinese. I am interested in learning English and now I am preparing for ielts. I am friendly ,patient and easy-going . If you're interested, please feel free to contact me, my email is "kxzheng1123@foxmail.com"
It would be great to make friends with you. soa natural?
A: i would to improve my chinese and help you with your english too, 很高兴认识你 :))
Q: Looking forward to see you soonest, I can't wait. soa natural?
A: Looking forward to see you soon, I cant wait.

Good job, just one mistake.
Q: 저와 친하게지낼 미국친구찾아요~~
Looking for an American friend to be close to me~~
A: Hello :)
Q: Looking for it.
I'm Keep going. soa natural?
A: Looking for it. I will keep going

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