Use an adjective after smell, not an adverb, to say that something has a good, bad, or strange smell. 表示某物的气味如何,在 smell 之后用形容词,不要用副词
The house smelled awful (NOT awfully).
You can use smell with of to say what has given something a smell. 表示某物有某种气味,用 smell of
Her breath smelled of onions (NOT smelled onions).
You can use smell with like to say that something has the same kind of smell as something else. 表示某物闻起来像什么,用 smell like
a glass of wine that smelled like flowers
If you say that something or someone smells , you always mean they have a bad smell. 如果说某物或某人 smells ,意思是他们发出了臭味
Your socks smell.
To say that someone notices a smell, use can smell or just smell , followed by a noun . 表示某人闻到某种气味,用 can smell ,或者就用 smell ,其后跟名词
I can smell coffee.
We smelled smoke.