Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Unregistered Guest

    Default lyrics (raining)

    I found this sentence in a song.
    Is it correct?


    It's always raining since you been away.


    I think it should be this way:

    It has been raining always since you are away.

    Are both the same?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    30
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: lyrics (raining)

    This is lyrical writting and not correct English

    The term "since you been away." and "since you been gone" are commonly used in songs and are originally American slang.


    Your sentence "It has been raining always since you are away". is not very correct.

    This would be better "It always rains, since you went away"

Similar Threads

  1. [Vocabulary] About some words in the lyrics to "My Best Friend's Girl"
    By outofdejavu in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 17-Sep-2009, 02:50
  2. had been raining, rained
    By joham in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 04-Mar-2008, 14:31
  3. It's raining Mark? Marks?
    By Unregistered in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 30-Mar-2007, 15:03
  4. it's raining men (ex spice girl)
    By ripley in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 26-Sep-2004, 14:01

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Hotchalk