how is (something)

Asking "how is ___" is a simple way to get information from someone. A person can respond to this question with any kind of information. Some common questions are:

  • How are you?
  • How's work?
  • How's your chicken? (Asking about a dish that you ordered at a restaurant)

"How's ___" is a common casual way of shortening "how is ___"

This phrase appears in these lessons: