Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Similar Sounding Words in English (Hononyms & Homophones)

HOMONYMS are words that sound alike but have different meanings. e.g.

fair (county fair)
fair (reasonable)
pear (fruit)
pair (couple)


Homophones are a type of homonym that also sound alike and have different meanings, but have different spellings. e.g.

pear (fruit)
pair (couple)






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