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    I always thought that How´s the weather today? and What´s the weather like today? were both acceptable. But I´ve just been shown a book that doesn´t consider the first good English. Other books and sites say both are right.

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    Quote Originally Posted by beachboy View Post
    I always thought that How´s the weather today? and What´s the weather like today? were both acceptable. But I´ve just been shown a book that doesn´t consider the first good English. Other books and sites say both are right.
    Both are fine in everyday English.

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