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Does ような work as a pre-noun adjectival in this two sentences?

  1. これに匹敵するような車は日本ではずっと高いでしょう。
  2. 各大会で多くの方があなたのグッズを身にまとい一大ブームとなっており、かつてのnWoに匹敵するような状態となってます。

Because when I look for sentences using ような I mostly sentences like these:

  1. あの人を見たような気がしました。
  2. 彼は、何も言いたくないような、押し黙った表情をしてる。

Which seem to be just よう(noun) + な and not pre-noun adjectival.
Or should I treat all this 匹敵するような as one phrase?

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    All ようなs modify nouns 車, 状態, 気 and 表情. – user4092 Aug 27 '17 at 15:20
  • @user4092 you are right, but for some reason I'm not sure whether to parse it as nWoに匹敵するような 状態 or nWoに匹敵する ような状態 – Jon Aug 27 '17 at 18:35
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    It's the former. That よう doesn't work alone. – user4092 Aug 28 '17 at 2:01
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Top two is comparable in quality.

  1. I suppose that the Cars similar to this in quality are way more expensive in Japan.

  2. In every tournament, a lot of people wearing your merchandises is making huge phenomenon which is as popular as nWo used to be.

Bottom two is an assumption.

  1. I have felt as if I had seen that person.

  2. He is poker-faced as if he would not want to say anything.

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