Rain Summary
W. Somerset Maugham

Everything you need to understand or teach Rain by W. Somerset Maugham.

  • Rain Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Rain Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Rain Summary

The short story Rain relates the events transpiring within a two-week period between a small group of English and American travelers in the South Pacific island of Tutuila. The primary plot details how one of the characters, an arrogant and self-righteous Christian missionary, attempts to reform another character, whom he mistakenly assumes is a common prostitute. The missionary uses his considerable political influence to control the situation and eventually spends several days alone...

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Study Pack

The Rain Study Pack contains:

Rain Study Guide

Lesson Plan

Rain Lesson Plans contain 73 pages of teaching material, including: