to see/to look at to seem 6 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language Macedonian
Lexeme vidi
Meaning 1 to see
Direction
Meaning 2 to appear
Reference
Comment [Толовски, Иллич-Свитыч 1963: 52]. Cf. Rus. видеть (see)- привидеться (seem).
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Polysemy
Language Aghul
Lexeme agʷas
Meaning 1 to see za-s we ru] qaj-na agu-ne.
I-DAT your daughter return-CONV see-PST
Direction
Meaning 2 to appear za-s we ru] qaj-na agu-ne.
I-DAT your daughter return-CONV see-PST
Reference
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ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Derivation
Language Latin
Lexeme 1 video, -ere
Lexeme 2 videor, -eri
Meaning 1 to see
Direction
Meaning 2 to seem abesse a periculo (sc. sibi) videntur
It seems to them that they are out of danger. (Caesar)
Reference
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 4
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme se
Meaning 1 to see se med egne øjne
to see with one’s own eyes
Direction
Meaning 2 to seem De ser ud til at have det godt.
Looks like they’re fine.
Reference DDO
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 5
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme se
Meaning 1 to see tänd ljuset, jag kan inte se
put the light on, I can't see anything
Direction
Meaning 2 to seem det ser ut att bli regn
looks like it is going to rain
Reference SAO
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 6
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme look
Meaning 1 to look at ‘It’s time we left, ’ Ian said, looking at his watch.
Direction
Meaning 2 to seem It looks as if it might rain later.
Reference LDOCE
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