alike · adjective always after verb /əˈlɑɪk/Full view
B1 similar
Dictionary example:

The children all look very alike.

Learner example:

First of all, Jem and Joss Merlyn look alike physically. (First Certificate in English; B2; French)

alike · adverb /əˈlɑɪk/
alike (SIMILAR)
B2 in a similar way
Dictionary examples:

We think alike.

My father treated us all alike.

alike (BOTH)
B2 used after referring to two groups of people or things to show that both groups are included
Dictionary example:

Friends and family alike were shocked by the news of her death.

Learner example:

It was indeed a great treat for old and young alike. (First Certificate in English; B2; Chinese)

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