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Atatürk
Posted: Monday, December 3, 2018 7:47:29 AM
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What was the atmosphere like in the cemetery?
How was the atmosphere like in the cemetery like?

Answer: It was like a party.



Which question is correct?

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Drag0nspeaker
Posted: Monday, December 3, 2018 8:51:43 AM

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I would use "What was the atmosphere like in the cemetery?" - but
"How was the atmosphere in the cemetery?" is good, too.

"How . . . like" does not work.



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