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What is a homophone?

Jennifer Patterson

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Jeremy Wood on February 17, 2020

A homophone is a word that is pronounced the same (sounds the same)as another word, but means something more, and it is spelleddifferently, for example . bare, bear . bread, bred . cue, queue . die, dye . I know, not . mind, mined . rowing, or . our, hour . pair, pare, pear . pause, paws . root, of the path . sale, sailing . sew, so . the sighs, the size . look, of the ladder . steel, steal . the tail, tale . thyme, time . way, whey, weight . the yolk yoke . your, you're, the antiquity of the word, whirred

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