View Poll Results: Which is correct?

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  • How's the weather like?

    66 37.93%
  • What's the weather like

    108 62.07%
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Thread: Weather

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    #11

    Post Re: Weather

    Be careful in using "How's the weather like?" better to take off 'like' OR simply use What's the weather like?" when spoken BUT written English would ask that you do not use contractions.

    As the question is usually a spoken one then yes, it is okay to contract it.

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    #12

    Re: Weather

    This is one of the most used tests.

    What's somthing like?

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