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    Question Rain and snow

    Is there any English term (phrase?) to name the action of raining and snowing at the same time?
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    Default Re: Rain and snow

    is there any different beetween american and european English

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    Default Re: Rain and snow

    rain and snow together is called sleet we can say it is sleeting outside

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    i need help is cut and caught it pronounce the same yes or not

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    they are not pronounced the same

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    but they're sound almost the same for me, i think its because i dont speak English very well

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    Default Re: Rain and snow

    The difference may not be that clear to you, but to natice speakers there is a difference. Sometimes it's hard to hear the differences in other languages, but the first is a short sound and the second a longer one to us.

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