"Don't be late!"
"Rain, rain, icy cold!"
To describe a scene
To persuade the reader
To make the reader laugh
To imitate a journal entry
When it rains in the city, there is a lot to see.
Rainy days in the city are quieter than sunny days.
When it rains in the city, most people stay indoors.
It is easier to go places in the city when it is raining.
People slow down when it starts to rain.
Buses keep running when it rains.
Hot drinks taste better when it is raining.
Rain that falls over a city is usually warm.