【什么是方式状语从句】方式状语从句表示主句中动作或状态的方式或方法，多半是用比喻说明主句内容或原物，是被说明的人、物形象具体化。常由as，just as，as if，as though等引导。
I will do as you told me. 我将会按照你告诉我的那样去做。
The moon has no light of its own as the sun has. 月球不像太阳那样，它本身不发光。
Most plants need air just as they need water.大部分的植物需要空气，正如它们需要水一样。
As you treat me, so I shall treat you. 你怎样对待我，我也将怎样对待你。
Just as there are difference forms of matter, so there are different forms of energy.
English is not difficult to learn, as (it )is generally supposed.
He wrote as(it) follows. (主谓不一致) 他写的如下。
The study of science needs time, as any other subjects (does).
The electricity does not move through the insulator as it would (move) through a conductor.
He worked as usual (=···as it was usual). 他像平时那样工作。
“A···to B+ what/ as+ C···to D” (A···对于B好比C···对于D一样)；
“What C···to D, that A···to B” (C对于D 恰似A 对于B一样)。例如：
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. 读书之于心灵，犹如锻炼之于身体。
What blood vessel is to a man’s body, that railway is to transportation.
- 由as if， as though引导
They completely ignore these facts as if (as though) they never existed.
He looks as if (as though) he had been hit by lighting.
It’s all, all covered with blots as if she were crying on the paper.
It looks as if the weather may pick up very soon.
as if， as though 引导的从句常用省略形式，往往从句中只剩下介词动词、不定式短语、分词短语或形容词短语。例如：
He opened his lips as if（he was going）to say something.
He walked forward as if（as though）making a speech.
The clouds has disappeared as if（they had done）by magic.
He fell off his horse as if（he had been）shot.
He hurriedly left the moon as though（she were）angry.
- the way, how引导
the way = the way that, the way in which / in the way
how = in whatever manner
He doesn’t speak the way I do. 他说话的方式和我的不一样。
Do it the way you were taught. 要按照教导你的那样去做。
This steak is cooked just how I like it. 这牛排正式在按照我喜欢的那样去做。
I wish I could paint like（=as）he did. 我希望我能像他那样画画。
It rained like（=as if）the sky were falling. 下着大雨，好像天要塌下来似的。