em 24 de Abril de 2019
Homophones that are spelled differently are also called heterographs.
- Four – For
The clock struck four.
I bought John some sweets for his birthday.
- Eight – Ate
There were only eight days left until Christmas.
We ate dinner together then went home.
- Cereal – Serial
My favorite cereal is cornflakes.
The serial killer loved watching serials on TV!
- Meat – Meet
The hotel guests got food poisoning because the meat wasn’t cooked properly.
I’m going to meet my friend at the train station this evening.
- Maize – Maze
It is common for manufacturers to use maize as an ingredient in many processed foods.
Chatsworth House has a maze that is made up of a network of paths and hedges.
- Steal – Steel
If you steal goods from a shop, this is called “shoplifting”.
The new art museum is made entirely of glass and steel.
Here is a useful list of homophones you should know. In this list of homophones, you will find simple, intermediate and more advanced level vocabulary.
1. Abel – Able
2. Accede – Exceed
3. Accept – Except