Learn how to say How correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word how:
[usually interrogative adverb]
1in what way or manner; by what means:
how does it work?
he did not know how he ought to behave
he showed me how to adjust the focus
2used to ask about the condition or quality of something:
how was your holiday?
how did they play?
used to ask about someone’s physical or mental state:
how are the children?
I asked how he was doing
3 [with adjective or adverb] used to ask about the extent or degree of something:
how old are you?
how long will it take?
I wasn’t sure how fast to go
used to express a strong feeling such as surprise about the extent of something:
how kind it was of him
how I wish I had been there!
4 [relative adverb] the way in which; that:
she told us how she had lived out of a suitcase for a week
in any way in which; however:
I’ll do business how I like
informal very much so (used to express strong agreement):
‘Did you miss me?’ ‘And how!’
1used to make a suggestion or offer:
how about a drink?
2used when asking for information or an opinion on something:
how about your company?