Übersetzung von “how” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


adverb uk /haʊ/ us /hɑʊ/

A1 used to ask about quantity, size, or age

cómo de
How big is the house?
How old are they?
How much (= what price) was that dress?
how are you?

A1 used to ask someone if they are well and happy

¿cómo estás?
‘How are you, Ellie?’ ‘Oh, not so bad, thanks.’

A2 used to ask about the way something happens or is done

How did he die?
How do you keep the house so clean?
how about..?

A2 used to make a suggestion

¿qué te parece (si)…?
How about going to the cinema?
how do you do?

A2 a polite thing to say to someone you are meeting for the first time

¿qué hay?

B1 used to ask about what an experience or event was like

qué tal
How was your flight?

B1 used for emphasis

How nice to see you!
I was amazed at how quickly she finished.

(Übersetzung von “how” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


adverb, conjunction /hau/

in what way

How do you make chilli con carne?

to what extent

cuánto; cómo de
How do you like my new hat?
How far is Paris from London?

by what means

I’ve no idea how he came here.

in what condition

How are you today?
How do I look?

for what reason

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

in spite of that

sin embargo, no obstante
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

However did you get here?
However did you do that?

to no matter what extent

por más que
However hard I try, I still can’t do it.
how about

I would like to suggest

qué tal, qué te parece
’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?

¿y tú/él/vosotros/ellos?
We’re going to the cinema tonight. How about you?
I rather like that picture. How about you?
how come

for what reason

¿por qué?, ¿por qué razón?, ¿cómo es 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

mucho gusto, encantado
’How do you do? My name is Mike Winter,’ he said, shaking her hand.

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