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Useful List of English Vocabulary: Talking about RAIN

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List of vocabulary talking about Rain in English! The following article provides a useful list of common phrases talking about the rain with many examples and ESL image.

Learn more about phrases about the weather in English.

Useful English phrases talking about RAIN

1. Questions

  • What’s the weather like?
  • How is it outside? Is it raining?
  • Is it still raining out?

2. Answers

Useful English Phrases to Say When it’s Raining…

  • “It’s spitting.” (Spitting is very light rain, rain that you can barely feel.)
  • “It’s just spitting a little.”
  • “It’s drizzling.”(Drizzling is more than spitting, less than raining)
  • “It’s been raining on and off all day.” (On and off means starting & stopping, then starting again over a period of time.)
  • “It’s pouring.”(Pouring is very heavy rain.) – “It is pouring rain outside!”

Useful English Phrases talking about RAIN | Image

Talking about RAIN



Friday 26th of August 2022


Paula Seku

Friday 7th of January 2022

Thank you for the lessons


Sunday 29th of August 2021

It's spotting.

Pius Dakta

Friday 27th of August 2021

Well elaborated.

Przemysław Stasinowski

Thursday 27th of May 2021

Cool stuff.