I was reading this page: http://helps.ameba.jp/faq/pigg/5301/post_362.html and I found そっくりな, however my dictionary says it's an adverbial noun... and I though those took の as their particle-Then again, I just use の whenever I read noun because I assume it's an apposition.

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    My dictionary says, it's a na-adjective, adverb, noun.
    – Earthliŋ
    Jun 15 '13 at 13:05
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    Not really an answer to this question, but this post was very enlightening to me. Jun 16 '13 at 3:05
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    @Tony What dictionary are you using?
    – user1478
    Jun 16 '13 at 11:21

You could have guessed it, but そっくり can be used as na-adjective (形容動詞). E.g.

His face was so much like his dad's I was shocked.

He's so much like Shoukichi.

I created a character that looked just like me.

More examples at Space ALC.

This does happen often with words you've always thought of as pure nouns...

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    So what's the difference between words I think are nouns that use な, and words that I think are nouns, and use の?
    – user3457
    Jun 16 '13 at 6:42

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