Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Rain"

The meaning of "Rain" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Что значит rain check?
A:
It means that when someone invites you to do something but you are busy. So you tell them that you'll have to take a rain check. Which means that you would like to go next time when you are not busy
Q: Что значит a rain check ?
A: @Sasha_: A rain check is a promise that an unaccepted offer will be renewed in the future.

This term comes from baseball, where in the 1880s it became the practice to offer paying spectators a rain check entitling them to future admission for a game that was postponed or ended early owing to bad weather. By the early 1900s the term was transferred to tickets for other kinds of entertainment, and later to a coupon entitling a customer to buy, at a later date and at the same price, a sale item temporarily out of stock.
Q: Что значит make it rain?
A: "Demonstrate how wealthy you are to make yourself look good in front of people."

About 50 seconds into this video: https://youtu.be/6h36OGYBWVs
Q: Что значит "rained down" in 769?
A: Came down from the sky like rain
Q: Что значит We could use a little rain.?
A: It means that the weather is a bit too dry and / or hot.
For example:
"Wow, it's been really hot recently. We could use a little rain to cool things off."
"These flowers are looking a little wilted. We could use a little rain."

Example sentences using "Rain"

Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с rain buckets.
A: ‘It was raining buckets outside’(Raining a lot) & ‘It’s a good year for the farm when the rain buckets down’
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с take a rain check.
A: 2. Còn nếu di shopping mà hàng da~ hết thì người ta sẽ nói với bạn là.... You are going to have to take a rain check on this item.... Mình phải dat mua hàng trước rồi khi hàng về ho sẽ thông báo với mình dễ den' lấy
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с raining .
A: It is raining outside right now.
Do you like when it is raining or snowing?
If it is raining, we must stay inside.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с it's raining.
A: thank you & you're very welcome
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с rain check.
A: Rain check means a promise that an unaccepted offer will be renewed in the future. Example: Let's go out later tonight.
I'd love to but I have an exam tomorrow so I'll take a rain check. ^_^



Synonyms of "Rain" and their differences

Q: В чем разница между If it rains tomorrow, I will not go. и If it rained tomorrow, I would not go. ?
A: As the others said rained is used incorrectly here. Rained is past tense while rains is future tense and raining is present tense.
Q: В чем разница между not long after, it rained и it's not long before it rained ?
A: "It's not long before it rained" means the moment you're talking about ("it") is not long before the moment when it rains. That's why it has the same meaning as "not long after, it rained" - you're measuring the same thing from different perspectives.
Q: В чем разница между I hope it dose't rain tomorrow и I hope it won't rain tomorrow ?
A: They mean the same thing. "I hope it doesn't rain" is the more common and natural though
Q: В чем разница между It feels like rain и it looks like rain ?
A: "Feels like" is based on your sense of touch or your general feeling. Maybe there is wind and the air is damp.

"Looks like" is based on your sense of sight. Maybe there are dark clouds in the sky.
Q: В чем разница между did it rain yesterday? A:No it was a nice day и B:No it didn't ?
A: They both mean the same thing. It's just two ways of expressing that it did not rain. The first answers the question with no, then describes how the day actually was. The second just states that it did not rain.

Translations of "Rain"

Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? with all the rain and wind
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? the rain has stopped,little rabbit went out to pick some mushrooms ,then she found an ant is crying ,why are you crying she said,the ant said I can't go home ,the rain rush away the bridge 。the rabbit had an idea,you can use my boot like a boat
A: The rain has stopped so the little rabbit went outside to pick some mushrooms. As the rabbit was picking mushrooms she found an ant crying. " Why are you crying?" asked the rabbit, "I cant go home, the rain has washed away the bridge" the ant replied. The rabbit had an idea and said to the ant " you can use my boot as a boat to get home".
Q: Как сказать на Английском (британский вариант)? '' it rains dogs and cats ''. Is it common this statement in UK?
A: 'Raining cats and dogs' is a phrase we use when it is raining heavily, and Yes it is pretty common, as it is almost always raining
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? raining very hard
A: Idiom: "it's raining cats and dogs"
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? 'The rain seems to be letting up'means....It's raining now and will be stop?
A: Yes. It is raining now and seems to be raining less and less.

Other questions about "Rain"

Q: It's good that the rain has got weak, isn't it?

雨が弱くなって良かったよね! это звучит нормально?
A: It's good!

We usually say the rain has 'lightened up', though :)

'It's good that the rain has lightened up, isn't it?'
Q: the rain will reign in the city soon это звучит нормально?
A: Rain is what falls from the sky.

Reign is what a king does over his people.


A better phrase would be 'the rain washed over the cruel king's reign'

Or something like that.
Q: It's raining really hard. это звучит нормально?
A: Most people say "It's raining really hard."
Q: it's raining hard now. это звучит нормально?
A: You sound good. Just try to pronounce hard with the D at the end a little better.
Q: How long has it rain? это звучит нормально?
A: That's correct.

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