How are you? 如何回答?

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The question "how are you?" seems to be straightforward, but what is the correct way to answer?

Perhaps you are feeling terrible, but should you tell the person who asked what your real feelings are?

Remember that sometimes the cultural aspect of language use is just as important as speaking accurately.

Listen to Neil tell Li a few too many details about his private life and learn how British people respond to the question "How are you?"

If you have a question about the English language you can send it to the team at questions.chinaelt@bbc.co.uk or use the form below. We might make a programme about it!