How in a sentence

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Definition of How

  • In what manner or way; by what means or process.
  • To what degree or extent, number or amount; in what proportion; by what measure or quality.
  • For what reason; from what cause.
  • In what state, condition, or plight.
  • By what name, designation, or title.

How to use how in a sentence. How pronunciation.

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How do I know these things?
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I ask him how it came he lived here alone; how it came that he made chairs, he, with brains enough to build great houses or great bridges; how it was that drink and he were such friends; and how he, a Catholic, lived here among us Quakers, so singular, uncompanionable, and severe.
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When I asked Soolsby how it came he had been rumoured dead, he said that he himself had been the cause of it; but for what purpose he would not say, save that he was going a long voyage, and had made up his mind to return no more.
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I must ask thee how is thy friend Ebn Ezra Bey?
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Golly, how the whole thing glitters and stews!
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To step aside is human-' Mr. Claridge, of that Egypt I don't know much more'n would entitle me to say, How d'ye do.
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How often in Egypt this gesture and such words were the prelude to assassination, from which there was no escape save by death itself.
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The excited guests were now knocking at the doors of Cairene notables, bent upon gossip of the night's events, or were scouring the bazaars for ears into which to pour the tale of how David was exalted and Nahoum was brought low; how, before them all, Kaid had commanded Nahoum to appear at the Palace in the morning at eleven, and the Inglesi, as they had named David, at ten.
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How could she know but that his life might be in danger; that, after all, they might have been seen leaving the fatal room?
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How large do small issues seem till we have faced the momentous things!
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I begin to see how near good is to evil; how near faith is to unfaith; and how difficult it is to judge from actions only; how little we can know to-day what we shall feel tomorrow.
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How mean and small-hearted he had been, to have thought for an instant that she had not the highest courage, though in going she had done the discreeter, safer thing.
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Do you realise how many times others have been trapped by him as was I?
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What work to do in Egypt save to help the land, and how shall one help, save in the Prince's service?
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If I laboured for better things outside Kaid's Palace, how long dost thou think I should escape the Nile, or the diamond-dust in my coffee?
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I have only mentioned it because I know what view the English take of killing, and how set thou art to have thy household above reproach, as is meet in a Christian home.
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Then he added scornfully: "When an Englishman in England leaves office, no matter how unfaithful, though he be a friend of any country save his own, they send him to the House of Lords-or so I was told in France when I was there.
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In how many ways had it not been shown!
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How many slaves and retainers waited behind those velvet curtains?
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Examples of How

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Example #2
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Even from Jasper Kimber, who, on his return from London, was taken to his bed with fever.
Example #4
She has become maid to a lady of degree, who has well befriended her.
Example #5
I think it true, and sadly true, that a man with a vice which he is able to satisfy easily and habitually, even as another satisfies a virtue, may give up the wider actions of the world and the possibilities of his life for the pleasure which his one vice gives him, and neither miss nor desire those greater chances of virtue or ambition which he has lost.
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I feel Soolsby here at times so sharply that it would seem he came again and was in this room, though he is dead and gone.