Übersetzung von “how” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

how

adverbhow /haʊ/
used to indicate or ask about the way sth is done
comment

"How was the concert?" "Excellent!"
"Comment était le concert ?" "Excellent !"

Can you show me how to do it?
Peux-tu me montrer comment faire ça ?

How did you convince her?
Comment l'as-tu convaincue ?
used to indicate or ask about quantity or degree
combien , comme

How old are you?
Quel âge as-tu ?

How much did the earrings cost?
Combien coûtent ces boucles d'oreille ?

How many times have you been here?
Combien de fois y êtes-vous allés ?

Look how well she can swim now!
Regarde comme elle nage bien maintenant !

I was surprised at how hard it was to find the book.
J'ai été surpris de voir à quel point il était difficile de trouver ce livre.
used to ask about sb's experience
comment

How was your trip?
Comment était ton voyage ?

How did your mom like the present?
Comment ta mère a-t elle trouvé le cadeau ?
emphasizes a fact or feeling
combien , comme

You know how I love dessert!
Tu sais combien j'aime les desserts !

You got the job? How fantastic!
Tu as eu le travail ? C'est super !
how about
used to make a suggestion
Et si... , Que penses-tu / pensez-vous

How about this sweater?
Que penses-tu de ce pull ?

How about trying a different restaurant.
Que diriez-vous d'essayer un nouveau restaurant ?
used to include another person
Et toi/vous ?

I'm hungry - how about you?
J'ai faim, et toi/vous ?
used to make a suggestion
Et si... , Que penses-tu / pensez-vous

How about this sweater?
Que penses-tu de ce pull ?

How about trying a different restaurant.
Que diriez-vous d'essayer un nouveau restaurant ?
used to include another person
Et toi/vous ?

I'm hungry - how about you?
J'ai faim, et toi/vous ?
how come?
spoken why?
pourquoi ?

"I don't like him." "How come?"
"Je ne l'aime pas." "Pourquoi ?"
how do you do?
used to politely greet sb you have not met before
enchanté/-ée

How do you do? It's nice to meet you.
Enchanté de faire votre connaissance.
how are you (doing)?
used to greet sb
comment vas-tu / allez-vous ?

"Hello Mrs White. How are you?"
Bonjour M. White, comment allez-vous ?
how's it going?
spoken used to greet sb
Comment ça va ?

"Hey Ryan, how's it going?" "Good, thanks!"
"Salut Ryan, comment ça va ?" "Bien, merci !"

(Übersetzung von “how” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

how

adverb, conjunction /hau/

in what way

comment
How do you make chilli con carne?

to what extent

comment; à quelle distance
How do you like my new hat?
How far is Paris from London?

by what means

comment
I’ve no idea how he came here.

in what condition

comment
How are you today?
How do I look?

for what reason

comment
How is it that I am the last to know about this?
however adverb

in spite of that

cependant
It would be nice if we had more money. However, I suppose we’ll manage with what we have.

(also how ever) in what way; by what means

comment, de quelle manière
However did you get here?
However did you do that?

to no matter what extent

de quelque manière que; avoir beau
However hard I try, I still can’t do it.
how about

I would like to suggest

et si, que diriez-vous de
‘Where shall we go tonight?’ ‘How about the cinema?’

what is he, are you etc going to do?; what does he, do you etc think?

et vous
We’re going to the cinema tonight. How about you?
I rather like that picture. How about you?
how come

for what reason

comment se fait-il que
How come I didn’t get any cake?
how do you do?

words that are said by a person to someone he is being introduced to

enchanté
‘How do you do? My name is Mike Winter,’ he said, shaking her hand.

(Übersetzung von “how” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)