what about

Idiom Definition 1

Idiom Definition - what about

"what about"

would you like


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Idiom Definition 2

Idiom Definition - what about

"what about"

what do you think of


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Idiom Definition 3

Idiom Definition - what about

"What about?"


in regards to what


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Idiom Scenario 1

Idiom Definition - what about

Two friends are talking on the phone ...

Friend 1:  What do you want to do tonight?

Friend 2:  I don't know.  We could go to a movie.

Friend 1:  We always go to the movies.

Friend 2What about that new amusement park?  We could go there.

Friend 1:  Good idea.

Idiom Scenario 2

Idiom Definition - what about

Two colleagues are talking ...

Colleague 1:  There sure have been a lot of changes around the office lately.

Colleague 2:  Maybe too many. What about that new messaging system?

Colleague 1:  I find it a little difficult to use. I like the old system better.

Idiom Scenario 3

Idiom Definition - what about

Two colleagues are talking ...

Colleague 1:  Do you have a few minutes. We should talk.

Colleague 2What about?

Colleague 1:  I heard that we are going to get a new boss. Do you think we need prepare in any way?

what about - Usage:


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what about - Gerund Form:

There is no gerund form for what about.

what about - Examples:

1)  Does the commandment against killing mean all killing? What about executions?

2)  What about the advertising you already have on this site?

3)  You mentioned that you already drink soy milk, but what about whole milk?

4)  Do you just want to read books? How about magazines and newspapers? What about browsing the Web?

5)  It's definitely been exciting times here around the office. What about you? Are you excited to get your hands on Blackberry 10?

6)  What about you and your horse? Do you have training goals? Do you periodically reassess ...

7)  ... loves more than me is his Golden Lab. And a nice smile. What about you? - Let me think. You know, honestly, by the time ...

8)  Okay so what about the best image hosting websites that aren't free?

9)  Do you have free time? What about your friends? Are they all your coworkers? 

10)  But what about the real influencer, your customer, your consumer, the real catalyst of your ...

11)  ... , who were holding the convention, canceled their convention that day. But what about this? The protests do seem to be much smaller. I mean, the ...

12)  How will education in schools be changed by the digital book? What about the future of print publications?

13)  What about your partner. How come she didn't attend the talk?

14)  Or is it the quality of ingredients alone? What about the attention to detail and precision?

15)  What about combining water distribution with a methane gathering sewage disposal system?

16)  What about those whose client garbles the message because it doesn't understand the layout techniques in ...

17)  But what about kindness, love and self-sacrifice? Do these virtues make sense within the evolutionary framework ...

18)  The parent says that he is my problem while he is at school. What about the other 23. Who is at fault now?

19)  What about all those customers who said that Windows 7 was their idea?

20)  I need to talk to you. "What about?", I asked.