Lesson 2 - Multiple Video Choice - Exercise 2c


Watch again, then listen to "How are you doing?" and the common American pronunciation "Howyadoin"!

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Vocabulary used in this mini clip:
How are you doing? = How are you?
question
Listen:

Translate if necessary.

Note: Two New Yorkers are speaking in this clip, but the pronunciation is often "How ya doin'" in many regions of the USA.
very and very well
adjective + adverb
Listen:




very
adjective
to a high degree

She's very well!very well = fine!

If necessary, translate. But be careful of automatic translations! They are used in Real English® only for true beginner exercises.
  
Note that "very well " translates well into all languages, while "How are you?" does not translate correctly to languages which use a different verb for the same question.