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The transitive verb to like is most commonly translated using the intransitive verb gustar + an indirect personal pronoun:
I like wine = me gusta el vino
we like the house = nos gusta la casa
I like apples = me gustan las manzanas
we like apples = nos gustan las manzanas
If the full indirect object is mentioned, the indirect object pronoun must still be included:
my father doesn’t like traveling = a mi padre no le gusta viajar
The translation of do you like it? is simply ¿te gusta?
For more examples and particular usages, see the entry like1
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