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What is the meaning of ように? And how can I ...

What is the meaning of ように? And how can I use it?

I might be wrong but I think this sentence 同じように is all one word, which translates as similarly.

cwatson705 is correct.
Please read 同じように as one word.

同じように (onajiyouni) = 同じ様に (onajiyouni) = 同様に (douyouni) = likewise, similarly, equally

We often say 同様に instead of 同じように .


Here are some examples.

英語を教えてください。 同じように、私はあなたに日本語を教えます。
Teach me English. Likewise, I'll teach you Japanese.

私を見て、同じようにしてください。
Watch me and do likewise.

彼女はとても美しい、そして彼女の妹も同じように(美しい)。
She is very beautiful, and her sister likewise.

日本語は難しい、同じようにアラビア語も難しい。
Japanese is difficult. Arabic is equally difficult, too.

Hope this helps.
日本語の勉強がんばってください。

様(よう) is "a word that expresses the state of things". に is a target particle. Therefore, if it helps you understand, ように means "towards a certain state". So when I say something like

明日は晴れるように — May it be sunny tomorrow
I'm saying "towards the state of things where it's sunny". As happens frequently in Japanese, I am omitting the verb of this sentence because it is obvious in context.

明日は晴れるように祈ります — I pray it may be sunny tomorrow
It expresses a yearning for a particular 様(よう).

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