I know うまくいく but I don't know how to say these sentences:
-I don't know how it works
-I think it worked!
-I don't think that's how it works
Thanks in advance :)
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The problem with the question is that the three sentences have completely different meanings, even though they share the same English word. Because the meaning of "works" in English changes depending on the context, there is no direct translation to Japanese. Some possibilities:
I don't know how it works
Same as "I don't know how it functions"
I think it worked!
I don't think that's how it works
Same as "your understanding is incorrect"