What about something

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Definition

(-Let's go to the cinema!) -What about (going to visit grandmother?): (-Let's go to the cinema!) -How about, what do you think about (going to visit grandmother?); (-Let's go to the cinema!) -I think we should (go to visit grandmother)
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What about (the others?): What will happen regarding, concerning, with respect to (the others?)
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What about it?: What are you specifically saying or asking about that (thing or subject)?
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Examples

  • "What about you? How is the Simmonds versus Goldberg case coming along?"
  • "Susie : Uh, what about my salary?"
  • "What about the horse? She looks delicious."
  • "A 401(k)! What about it?"
  • "What about you, Jones?"
  • "What about you Jean?"
  • "Now what about your walk?"
  • "And then. what about next week?"
  • "Well what about you?"
  • "What about you, Yolanda?"

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