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"Look good" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "verse bien", and "looking good" is a phrase which is often translated as "te ves muy bien". Learn more about the difference between "look good" and "looking good" below.
look good
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to appear to be well)
a. verse bien
Roberto looks good in the gray suit.Roberto se ve bien con el traje gris.
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looking good
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (you look great)
a. te ves muy bien
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Looking good, young lady.Te ves muy bien, jovencita.
b. qué guapo (masculine)
Looking good in that suit, boy!¡Qué guapo vas con ese traje, chico!
c. qué guapa (feminine)
That's some dress! Looking good!¡Vaya vestido! ¡Qué guapa!
2. (that looks good)
a. se ve muy bien
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Wow! Do you live in this house? Looking good.¡Vaya! ¿Vives en esta casa? Se ve muy bien.
b. qué buena pinta
Is that your seviche? Looking good!¿Es ese tu cebiche? ¡Qué buena pinta!
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