Parecer vs Parecerse

I have always found reflexive, pronominal, and reciprocal verbs challenging to understand and use. An example of a verb that has both a pronominal and non-pronominal form is parecer.  Parecer means to appear, to seem, to look.  The pronominal form of the verb – parecerse – means to appear alike, to seem alike, to look alike.  Notice the use of the pronominal and non-pronminal forms of these verbs in the following sentences:

pareces cansado.

Tú pareces cansado.

Samuel se parece a Simón.

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Samuel se parece a Simón.

I have created a booklet of handouts and worksheets to practice the use of reflexive, pronominal, and reciprocal verbs which is available at Teachers Pay Teachers.

Here is a sample of the booklet.

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