weather forecast calls for vs weather forecast predicts : Common Errors in English

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Glendower: I can call spirits from the vasty deep.Hotspur:Why, so can I, or so can any man;But will they come when you do call for them? Shakespeare: Henry IV, Part 1Newspeople constantly joke that the weather service is to blame for the weather, so we shouldn’t be surprised when they tell us that the forecast “calls for” rain when what they mean is that it “predicts” rain. Remember, wherever you live, the weather is uncalled for.

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  1. Wildfires burning across Colorado [Video]

    DENVER — There are numerous fires burning in Colorado, and the weather forecast calls for an extended period of hot,...
    on June 21, 2013 Source: FOX 31 Denver

  2. The Stroller: Summer Jam

    The weather forecast calls for a mild day, the band will be playing your favorite tunes and there will be plenty of hot dogs and cold drinks. What better way to spend the evening Saturday than at Stroller Summer Jam IV?
    on June 20, 2013 Source: Spartanburg Herald-Journal

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