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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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    #13

    Re: Weather

    is both of them true?

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    #14

    Re: Weather

    Quote Originally Posted by phucthanh View Post
    I think both of sentences are right.
    No, they aren't. Read the native speakers' answers.

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    #15

    Re: Weather

    Quote Originally Posted by Tnarom View Post
    Why both aren't both correct?
    Note the correct way to ask your question.

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    #16

    Re: Weather

    I would use how!

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    #17

    Re: Weather

    Then you would be wrong.

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    #18

    Re: Weather

    • Hi there, I'm new to this website and I like the topics that are discussed. Regarding this question, I think both answer options are wrong.
    • "How's the weather like?" should be: "How's the weather?"
    • "What's the weather like" should be followed by a question mark.
    • Please correct me if I'm wrong.

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    #19

    Re: Weather

    Welcome to the forum, Kev.

    You are not wrong.

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    #20

    Re: Weather

    Quote Originally Posted by Kev44 View Post
    • "What's the weather like" should be followed by a question mark.
    Good point- it should. It was a typing error.

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