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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #116607: Synonyms of To see
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    Synonyms of To see


    To see: To perceive with the eyes.

    -You can see a house in the distance.

    To glance: To take a quick look at someone or something.

    -She anxiously glanced around.

    To stare: To look fixedly at someone or something.

    -Don't stare at this old lady like that, it's not polite.

    -The doll's eyes were set in an unchanging stare.

    To spot: to catch sight of.

    To recognize or pick out.

    -We spotted her in the crowd.

    To notice: To see or become conscious of someone or something.

    -I noticed a crack in the ceiling.

    -He noticed the woman was staring at him.

    To eye: To look at closely or with interest.

    -Mary eyed him warily.

    To scan: To look at all parts of something carefully in order to detect some feature.

    -He raised his binoculars to scan the coast.

    -A quick scan of the sports pages.

    To gaze: To look steadily and intently, especially in admiration, surprise or thought.

    A steady intent look.

    -He could only gaze at her in astonishment.

    To glimpse: A very brief view, short look. 

    -He only had time for a glimpse at her before she disappeared.

     



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    1. Father (                          ) at the picture I drew and said it was good.

    2. He (                 ) at her for a long time before deciding to approach her.

    3. He (                       ) a whole chapter of the book and found the answer he was after.

    4. She (              ) him up and down but never talked to him.

    5. My mother (                       ) a hole in my socks and mended it for me.

    6. When I was feeling ill my mother took me to (           ) the doctor.

    7. The teacher (                       ) every mistake in my paper.

    8. It's never nice to (                 ) at someone for a long time.

    9. The little girl (                    ) in wonder at the doll in the window.

    10. The man (                       ) the burglar climbing out of the window.









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