What is the difference between, “what does it taste like?” and “How does it taste?”

 

The two sentences require different answers.

What does it taste like?

It tastes like strawberries.

The question requires the answer to include a description of the taste.

How does it taste?

It tastes good.

It tastes bad.

It is OK.

This time the question only requires the answer to grade the taste

 

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