Quick answer
"Like this" is a phrase which is often translated as "así", and "like that" is a phrase which is also often translated as "así". Learn more about the difference between "like this" and "like that" below.
like this(
layk
 
thihs
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (in this way)
a. así
Hold the chopsticks like this when you use them.Agarra los palillos así cuando los usas.
b. de esta manera
It's easier to fry the egg like this.Es más fácil freír el huevo de esta manera.
2. (similar to)
a. como este
A watch like this will cost at least $500.Un reloj como este costará por lo menos $500.
b. así
Before painting the room red, I never thought it would look like this.Antes de pintar la habitación de rojo, jamás se me ocurrió que se vería así.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
like that(
layk
 
thaht
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (in that way)
a. así
If you keep jumping like that, you're going to fall down!¡Si sigues brincando así, te vas a caer!
b. de esa manera
Don't throw the ball like that. Try again.No lances la bola de esa manera. Inténtalo otra vez.
2. (similar)
a. como aquel
The youngest daughter wants a haircut like that punk look she saw in a magazine.La hija menor quiere un corte de pelo como aquel estilo punk que vio en una revista.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS