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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

this one-What is she famous for?
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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

I am chinese, but my english is poor. we can understand “如何出名?” the example below: A say : the apple is so big! B ask : what's the size of the apple? 景容 want to know how many people that from ...
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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

according to next sentence “这些年,咱县城里多了不少的腐尸和焦尸,都无人认领,自打纪先生来了后,不管是腐尸还是白骨,准能画出死者生前的样貌了,不仅如此,她还替下官破过不少的案件。” that explain why she became famous thus, “如何出名?” means 'How did she become famous?'
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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

“如何出名?” could have two meanings, but depending on the context, it is "how she get famous?" because after this question, 县太爷 answering what she had done to help this city if it means "...
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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

It is ambiguous and is just a way to show that the speaker want more information and explanation. So I think it would be better translated as "Really?" or just "How"
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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

In the context, this conversion happens in ancient China, so the language here is slightly more concise than modern Chinese, so '如何出名' here actually means the same as '如何(个)出名(法)', and it means 'in ...
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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

“如何出名?” 出名 = build one's fame / rise to fame 如何出名 = how did her build her fame / how did her rise to fame? a possible answer 1: She first rose to fame as a singer at the age of 16. 她16岁时便作为歌手一举成名。
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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

"如何出名" ‘famous, how?’, i.e., 'what is she famous for?'
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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

如何: how, how'd “那位画师是什么人?”景容开口。 "Who's that painter?" Jing Rong asked. “她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。”县太爷答。 "Her name is Ji Yunshu, she's from from Jin Jiang, became quite a famous painter." ...
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What does 为 mean in 该公司目前为多达80款不同菜系提供外卖...?

该公司目前为多达80款不同菜系提供外卖 Here we can extract the stem of the sentence: 该公司目前提供外卖. So 为多达80款不同菜系 is an introductory phrase. "为" here means "facing to"baidu.
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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

如何出名?- What made her outstanding/famous? (What was behind the fame?) 景容 was asking the specific details and stories (特長細節和傳聞軼事) about 纪云舒, which had made 纪云舒 above the other painters. In modern ...
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What does 多一些 mean?

adj. + "一些" means "more adj." here. More examples are as follows: "好一些" better "差一些" worse "在家待久一些" stay home longer
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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

I believe the sentence is slightly ambiguous and both the first and third interpretations you proposed are possible. The first ("How famous is she") asks for the degree of fame, and the ...
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“她叫纪云舒,是咱们锦江城出了名的画师。” …… “如何出名”是什么意思?

出了名的画师 = famous painter 如何出名?” = how famous? It means: "how famous is she?" (to what degree she is famous, city-wise, nationally, or worldwide?) Since they knew she is a famous painter ...
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Meaning of 我在医院工作

我正在這家醫院工作:I'm working in this hospital. Could be working in a different hospital later. 我正在醫院工作:I'm working in a hospital. Could be working in a different (non-hospital) institute later.
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Meaning of 我在医院工作

我在医院工作 = I work for a hospital 我"正"在医院工作 = I am working in the hospital right now. 我"即將"在医院工作 = I am going to work for a hospital. 我"曾經"在医院工作 = I'd worked in a ...
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What does 狗尾巴草 mean in the following context?

狗尾巴草 is a kind of weed against which peasants need to fight all the time, and it is famous for its strong vitality. So peasants and poets see 狗尾巴草 as a tough enemy. For a long time, 狗尾巴草 is called 莠 ...
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What does 狗尾巴草 mean in the following context?

心中长出一棵灰暗的狗尾巴草 We can take the whole phrase to mean a sin growing from the bottom of his heart. 灰暗的狗尾巴草 just gives us a bad feeling/impression about his mind and here is metaphorically representing a (...
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What does 狗尾巴草 mean in the following context?

The hidden meanings of 狗尾草 are as follow: "狗尾草很普通,不被人注意,也不被重视,只是一棵默默无闻的野草,但是它的生命力十分顽强,它的寓意是坚忍、暗恋,不被人了解的爱、艰难的爱,狗尾巴草寓意着喜欢一个人却不敢表白,它还象征着坚忍的品格,不为环境所屈服,不可轻言放弃。在生活中我们也应该学习狗尾巴草的品格和精神,不言弃、坚强、坚忍" If ...
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What does 狗尾巴草 mean in the following context?

狗尾巴草 Setaria viridis ,古稱「莠」,令人想到「良莠不齊」 Therefore, 在人們心中印象便是不好
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What does 折枝梅 mean in this context?

Here 枝 is not a classifier, or a measure word in your terminology. 折枝 (break/snap + branch) is a type of Chinese paintings. If I remember correctly, it first appeared as a type in Tang Dynasty and got ...
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What does 折枝梅 mean in this context?

折枝梅 seems to be the name of a popular novel with below graphic illustrations.
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What does 行文至此 mean in 行文至此,北京市职业介绍部门传来令人欣喜的消息……?

行文至此:Before we break it down, this combination of 4 characters roughly means "up to this point of writing" in English. Judging from the above, 行文 seems illogical (missing definition?). And ...
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What does 行文至此 mean in 行文至此,北京市职业介绍部门传来令人欣喜的消息……?

行文至此: At the time of writing, Thus far, 行文:Probably a reference to: 行笔xíng bǐ 中国书法的用笔方法, A Chinese calligraphy style of using the brush, 指笔锋在纸上的运转动作, refers to the way of moving the tip of the brush ...
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What does 行文至此 mean in 行文至此,北京市职业介绍部门传来令人欣喜的消息……?

文章寫到這裡 - 行(寫)文(文章)至(到)此(這裡). 行文 "行", actually means "走", here, it should be interpreted as "寫", as it describes the act of "writing". A modern equivalent of ...
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What does 行文至此 mean in 行文至此,北京市职业介绍部门传来令人欣喜的消息……?

I can't see the photo posted by OP. But 行文至此 usually means till now (the very point of this writing). 行文 is like walking through an article. It's a vivid/traditional way to say 写文章.
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How should I interpret 『看你楣到啥個辰光』?

楣 is seemingly short for 倒楣 in this context 倒楣”一詞本是江浙一帶的方言,指事不順利或運氣壞。此語產生的時間算來不長,大約在明朝末年。那時候,由於“八股取士”的科舉制度嚴重地限制了廣大知識分子的聰明才智的發揮,加之考場舞弊之風甚盛,所以一般的讀書人要想中舉是極不容易的。為了求個吉利,舉子們在臨考之前一般都要在自家門前豎起一根旗杆,當地人稱之為“楣”。...
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How should I interpret 『看你楣到啥個辰光』?

光耀门楣: 做出了让家门荣耀的事情。 do something to bring honour to one's family. 光宗耀祖: 宗:宗族;clan 祖:祖先。ancestors 指子孙做了官出了名,使祖先和家族都荣耀。 refers to offspring become famous, create honour and glory for ancestors and clan ...
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