Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "About"

The meaning of "About" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa ”say what you will about...”?
A: it's your opinion or disagreeing (not agreeing with) with a point like "say what you will about icecream, BUT my favorite desert is cake" or "say what you will about Tom, BUT he is a good guy"
Q: O que significa How about you ??
A: It means "and you?" Maybe the same as "あなたは?"

For example:
"I'm going to the party. How about you?" meaning "Are you going too?"
Q: O que significa How about?
A: uma das traduções é: que tal
mas acho que tem outras traduções.
espero que eu tenha ajudado 💜
Q: O que significa how about there ?
A: Algo como "o que você acha dali?"

Por exemplo, você está numa praia e procura um lugar pra colocar seu guarda-sol e sua canga, pra sentar-se e tomar um sol, daí alguém sugere, "que tal lá?" (How about there?).

Ou, outro exemplo, você está em um carro com alguém que está procurando uma vaga pra estacionar. Daí vê uma vaga e sugere, "que tal ali?".
Q: O que significa how about no.?
A: Um engraçado e sarcástico nao.

Which is my beginner Portuguese attempt to say.

"A funny or sarcastic way of saying no."

Example sentences using "About"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com how about that as .....
A: @Garciadanieltsr Oh I see. This is a good phrase to learn.

How about that as an idea?
And
How about that idea?
... mean the same thing.



How about that ______? can have two meanings.

1. What do you think of ______?

How about that idea? What do you think of that idea? Is it good? Is it smart etc.? What's your opinion?

2. "I think this is important or great, don't you agree?"
In other words, even though it sounds like a question, actually the person is making a statement that something is significant or wonderful.

A: How about that idea? It's a great idea in my opinion. You agree with me, right?


You only know if it's meaning #1 or #2 by the context.


And you can use the phrase for anything.
How about that car?
How about that horse?
How about that guy?
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com
and you?
how about you
what about you .
A: I'm fine and you?
I'm from Portugal, what about you?
I'm feeling pretty good, how about you?
I'm 18, and you?
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com how about.
A: It is used when suggesting something. For example :"what should we do tonight?" "How about going to the cinema?"
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com how about.
A: "I am bored I want to do something" "how about going to a karaoke?"
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com How about.
A: How about is used when making a suggestion. it is used in the form of a question. some examples include: what time so you want to meet? how about 10 o clock? where do you want to go? how about the park?

Synonyms of "About" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre what about you? e how about you? ?
A: They are pretty much the same, just depends on how the user wants to use it. But sometimes you can use them in different sentences.
Example 1: I just came to the store to buy some fruit, what about you?
Example 2: I'm doing great today, how about you?
Q: Qual é a diferença entre how about e what about ?
A: "How about" is asking how the listener is feeling about an idea or concept.
"What about" is asking the listeners opinion on something or an activity to do.
e.g " How about we go to the park for lunch"
"What about Jesse, do you like her?
Q: Qual é a diferença entre How about you? e What about you? ?
A: 同じですね。。
Q: Qual é a diferença entre what about e how about ?
A: They mean the same. What about we go to the movies tomorrow night? How about we go to the movies tomorrow night?
Q: Qual é a diferença entre "what about" e "how about" ?
A: Personal opinion..."what about + noun" and "how about + sentence". For example, "What about the dog? Who's going to take care of him?" And "How about we all go to Vegas for the weekend?"

Translations of "About"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? How about you
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? How about you?
A: That is English
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? how about you
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? How about you?
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? how about
A: It's used to make a suggestion, so
"How about we go to the park?"
"How about we eat potatoes instead?"

Other questions about "About"

Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar How about you?.
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Q: I'fine, how about you? soa natural?
A: I'm fine, how about you?
Sounds good!
A little slow. But with practice you will speak at a normal pace. :)
Q: How about runing? soa natural?
A: Buts its running not runing
Q: 1. how about you?
2. what about you? soa natural?
A: Both of them are natural!
Q: How about there? soa natural?
A: yeah it sounds natural

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