Article »

reign, rein, rain

This Grammar.com article is about reign, rein, rain — enjoy your reading!

To reign means “to rule.”

A rein keeps your horse attached to the hitching post.

Raindrops keep falling on your head.

Example: He tugged on the reins of his horse as the rain began to fall and galloped back to the castle where he reigned over his small kingdom.

Have a discussion about this article with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add this article to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"reign, rein, rain." Grammar.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 23 Nov. 2017. <http://www.grammar.com/reign-rein-rain>.

Free Writing Tool:

Instant
Grammar Checker

Improve your grammar, vocabulary, and writing -- and it's FREE!


Improve your writing now:

Download Grammar eBooks

It’s now more important than ever to develop a powerful writing style. After all, most communication takes place in reports, emails, and instant messages.