how about...? (2)INFORMAL
This page is about the conversational phrase how about...? (2)
You can use this to ask for information that's related to what's already been mentioned.
- "Dad's fine, thanks."
"How about your mother? How's she doing?"
- "I speak fluent Japanese."
"How about Chinese?"
Also "what about...?" as in "What about France? Did you go there too?"
I was asked "How about languages?" at the job interview. I said,
Contributor: Matt Errey