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Here are some common confusing questions and their typical responses:
"How’s it going?" (this means how are you doing?)
RESPONSE: Good, great, not bad.
"How are you making out?" (this means how are you doing, but can also be used when asking someone about their progress on a specific task/project.)
RESPONSE: Good, great, not bad or give some detail about how the task/project is going.
"How come?" (this means why?)
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