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    #1

    No, it won't. / No, it will not.

    Will it be rainy tomorrow?

    I should write: No, it won't. or No, it will not.

    Which one is correct, or both are ok.

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    #2

    Re: No, it won't. / No, it will not.

    Quote Originally Posted by Karen Yu View Post
    Will it be rainy tomorrow?

    ​Should I should write "No, it won't" or "No, it will not"?

    Which one is correct, or are both are ok OK?
    Both are correct. A more natural question would be "Will it rain tomorrow?"

    Note my corrections to your post above, in red.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: No, it won't. / No, it will not.

    You could say what emsr2d2 said, or you could say:

    Do you think it will rain tomorrow?


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    Re: No, it won't. / No, it will not.

    Tarheel's suggestion is better than mine because it asks for an opinion. No-one, even the best weather forecaster, can say with 100% certainty that it will rain the next day.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #5

    Re: No, it won't. / No, it will not.

    The word "won't" is a contraction of "will not".

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    #6

    Re: No, it won't. / No, it will not.

    I wrote, No, it will not.
    But my teacher minus my point.
    So I am a little bit confused.

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    #7

    Re: No, it won't. / No, it will not.

    Did your teacher give you a reason?

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    #8

    Re: No, it won't. / No, it will not.

    If a teacher marks something as incorrect, they should always tell you why. You need to ask your teacher why he/she took away a point.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #9

    Re: No, it won't. / No, it will not.

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    Hello, Ms. Yu:

    I am sure that you have heard of the saying that Context is king.

    Sometimes, the noncontracted form is more appropriate if you are angry or impatient or sarcastic:

    James: Will it be a windy day tomorrow?

    Mona: No, it won't. Now let's plan tomorrow's picnic.

    James: Will it be a snowy day tomorrow?

    Mona: No, it won't. Everything will be fine. Let's discuss the picnic.

    James: Will it a rainy day tomorrow?

    Mona: OMG, James! No, it will not! Will you please stop worrying so much? You are driving me bananas!

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    Re: No, it won't. / No, it will not.

    Quote Originally Posted by TheParser View Post
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    Hello, Ms. Yu:

    I am sure that you have heard of the saying that Context is king.

    Sometimes, the noncontracted form is more appropriate if you are angry or impatient or sarcastic:

    James: Will it be a windy day tomorrow?

    Mona: No, it won't. Now let's plan tomorrow's picnic.

    James: Will it be a snowy day tomorrow?

    Mona: No, it won't. Everything will be fine. Let's discuss the picnic.

    James: Will it a rainy day tomorrow?

    Mona: OMG, James! No, it will not! Will you please stop worrying so much? You are driving me bananas!
    Dear Parser
    It's so nice to come across a fellow misanthrope! Welcome to the Grumpy Club.
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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