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how

 
pronunciation:
haU
parts of speech:
adverb, conjunction
phrases:
how about, how come
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: by what manner or means.
How is it made?
definition 2: in what way, state, or condition.
How are you feeling?
definition 3: to what amount or degree.
How big is he?
definition 4: for what purpose or reason.
How are you going to use this?
definition 5: used to give emphasis to what follows.
How he loves to dance!
phrase: how about
phrase: how come
 
part of speech: conjunction
definition 1: the way in which.
I don't know how to do it.
definition 2: about the way or manner in which.
Be careful how you talk to him.