1. LOOK AFTER ( =to take care of): chăm sóc Ex: I have to look after my son tonight. 2. LOOK AWAY: Nhìn đi chỗ khác Ex: The accident was so horrible that I had to look away. 3. LOOK FOR: tìm kiếm (ai/ vật gì đó) Ex 1: Can you help me look for my brother, he was meant to be here 20 minutes ago. Ex 2: I am looking for my black shirt have you seen it? 4. LOOK INTO: xem xét để cải thiện /kiểm nghiệm, điều tra Ex 1: The manager promised to look into my complaint Ex 2: I will look into this matter and see what I can do about it. 5. LOOK OUT! : Cẩn thận! (đôi khi dùng trong tình huống nguy hiểm) Ex: Look out! There is a broken bottle near your foot. 6. LOOK THROUGH: xem xét gì đó (thường là xem xét qua, rất nhanh) Ex: I must look through this report to establish the full story. 7. LOOK UP: Tìm kiếm thông tin (thường là trong sách) Ex: I need to look that word up in the dictionary, I have never heard it before. 8. LOOK UP TO: quý trọng / nể phục ai đó Ex: I really look up to my father.