Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Somehow"

The meaning of "Somehow" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does somehow mean?
A: d'une manière ou d'une autre
Q: What does somehow mean?
A: どういうわけか、どうしたものか、どことなく、どうも、何となく
どうにかして、何とかして、ともかくも、何らかの形で
Q: What does somehow mean?
A: 어떻게든
Q: What does somehow mean?
A: "Somehow" means in some way
Example: I, somehow, got the job! I thought I wouldn't get it.
"Somehow" can also mean for some reason, but you don't know specifically
Example: Hmm... He looks different somehow...

Example sentences using "Somehow"

Q: Please show me example sentences with somehow.
A: I’m always searching for my keys, somehow I always find them at obvious places.

The picture is somehow dark by some shadows.
Q: Please show me example sentences with somehow.
A: I’ll finish this homework somehow!
He somehow got an A on the test, when everyone else got Bs and Cs.
I think she might be lying somehow.
We managed to somehow find our way back home.
Q: Please show me example sentences with somehow .
A: "Somehow" is often used in place of "by some means" or "in some way" or "by any means".

Essentially, it is a way to express that an obstacle will be/has been overcome, even though you had reason to doubt the capability to do so.
Q: Please show me example sentences with somehow .
A: Somehow I keep forgetting to close the light before I leave my house.

(It's usually used in the front of the sentence)
Q: Please show me example sentences with somehow.
A: "I will get to the party somehow."
The word "somehow" is used for a situation. It's like you're saying that you will figure out a way to do something.
Or it's used in a situation where you don't know how something happened, like "I passed my math test somehow."

Synonyms of "Somehow" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between somehow and somewhat ?
A: what= a subject, basically.
How= the way something is/in what manner

Somewhat-> kind of like “sort of or kind of”
Ex. She gave me somewhat of a weird look


Somehow-> “in a way/how something is done”
Ex. Somehow, she managed to eat all the oranges
Q: What is the difference between somehow and For some reason ?
A: they are pretty interchangeable. I could say "for some reason my hair smells good today" and also "somehow my hair smells good". but more likely than not "for some reason" means there's going to be a reason behind it while "somehow" the reason in unknown.
Q: What is the difference between somehow and anyhow and somewhat and anywhat (I don't even know whether this word exists though) ?
A: anyhow = anyway
anyway
somehow = in some way, or for an unknown reason
someway = by some means
somewhat = to some extent

"Anywhat" isn't a word.
Q: What is the difference between somehow and for some reason ?
A: "For some reason" would be appropriate for that sentence.
Q: What is the difference between somehow and somewhat ?
A: Those words have different meanings.

Somewhat = "A little"

Example: Our work has progressed somewhat.

Somehow = in a way that is not known or certain

Example: She somehow managed to find her earring in the sand

Translations of "Somehow"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? somehow
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? somehow
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? somehow
A: Some how means by some manner.

She doesn't know how to play football but she does it somehow.

Other questions about "Somehow"

Q: somehowはどのような時に使いますか?
アメリカの学校に行ってるときに先生が説明をした後にボソッと言ってましたが、どういう意味合いで使っているのかがいまいち分かりませんでした。
A: Hi Somehow = in some way
It can be used to explain something happened but you do not know how.

He did it somehow = He did it in some way (but I do not know how he did it)
Q: I'm somehow still here. Does this sound natural?
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Q: somehowの使い方がわかりません。文の初めに使うのと文の最後に使うのでは意味が変わりますか?
またよく使うフレーズがあれば教えてください。
A: somehowの使い方はいろいろありますね。
だいたい日本語の「どうか」と似てます。

I tried really but somehow I still failed.
めちゃ頑張ったけど、それでもどうか落ちちゃった。

I will get there somehow.
どうかそこに着くんだ

A: What's wrong?
どうしたの?
B: Somehow I forgot my keys. I have to go all the way back home and get them now.
どうか鍵を忘れちゃったんだ。
今から家まで行ってもらいに行かなきゃ。

よくあるパターン
somehow I will
I will pay you back somehow.
Somehow I'll pay you back.
あまり変わらないけど上の方が多いかな。
somehow I have to
I have to get to Tokyo somehow.
somehow I forgot
somehow I forgot to
somehow I lost
上の例はsomehowが最初に来ることが多いです。過去系だからかな

まだ分からないところがあれば気軽に聞いてください。




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