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    #1

    The weather could be raining and cold or hot and muggy.

    I came across the sentence on a FrazeIt webpage 'The weather could be raining and cold or hot and muggy' and I suspect it should be 'The weather could be rainy and cold or hot and muggy'. But I'm not sure. Should it be 'rainy' here?

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    Re: The weather could be raining and cold or hot and muggy.

    Rainy would be more appropriate. The weather isn't raining or snowing; the nonspecific pronoun "it" is.
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    Re: The weather could be raining and cold or hot and muggy.

    What word or phrase was being exemplified on the FrazeIt page?

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