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Weather or Whether




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Weather or Whether?
Practise using two words which are pronounced exactly the same but the spelling�is commonly confused.
Weather refers to climate
Whether is used when there is a choice or alternative
1) Select the correct word in the sentences below.
I do not care�� you come or not!
The today is excellent.
The in Spain is better than in England
I do not know I passed or not.
Do you know what the� will be like at the weekend?
I don't know it will�rain or be sunny�at the weekend.
The forecast said there will be snow at Christmas.
we go to the beach or not depends on the
When the is windy I like to go sailing.
She asked the�police had caught the robber yet.
No one knew it was cloudy outside or if it was dark already.
Climate change means the is less predictable.
My favourite is when it is hot and sunny.
The map shows lots of thunderstorms.
2) Find 8 words which are used when talking about or describing the weather (all are used in the sentences above).