9 Different Ways To Ask “How Are You?”
“How are you?” is obviously the most common way in English to ask someone how they are. Below are 9 more very common ways of asking for the same information:
- How have you been?
(this can be formal or informal)
- What have you been up to lately?
- How’s it going? (informal)
- How are things?
- How’s life?
- What’s new?
- How ya doin’? (informal) ya is actually you and doin is actually short for doing
- How’s your family?
- What’s up? (informal) this is slang which means it’s very informal and most common in speech rather than in writing
Which out of the above list do you use most?