- I live in the Oakdale section of town.
<contained area; i.e., a section inside the town>
- My sister lives on a street near the ocean.
<surface area; i.e., the house is located on a street>
- My school is in Plainview. <contained area>
- My school is on Plainview Street. <surface area>
- Crime is rampant on the streets of L.A. <surface>
- They were dancing in the streets. <contained>
<contained; i.e., inside the month of June>
<surface area, i.e., the location of that date on a calendar>