homonyms list

homonyms list, Language Skills Abroad
Cool – Cool

  • Saw is a tool that has a long blade with sharp points along one of its edges.
  • Last night, I saw a lovely girl.

WARE – WEAR – WHERE (изделия – одежда, носить одежду – где): glassware; kitchenware; women’s wear; sportswear; she is wearing a suit; Where is Mike?
BUY – BY – BYE (покупать – около, у – Пока!): to buy a car; to sit by the window; Bye-bye!

homonyms list, Language Skills Abroad
tail – animal’s appendage
sight – view

1. A hole or tunnel dug by a small animal as a dwelling
Banned : Something that is disallowed or illegal

Homophones are words that are pronounced the same but they have different meanings and are usually spelled differently as well. They usually occur in groups of two but sometimes they can be three or four in a group. It’s important to recognize and identify the most common homophones because the spelling can change the entire meaning of a sentence! Here is a list of the most common homophones.
Homophones fall under the umbrella of the term homonyms. Homonyms is a broad term for words that sound or are spelled the same but have different meanings. Let’s take a closer look at homophones.

Resources:

http://usefulenglish.ru/writing/homonyms-main-list
http://www.thoughtco.com/homonyms-homophones-and-homographs-a-b-1692660
http://www.english-for-students.com/Homonyms-B.html
http://www.k12reader.com/term/homophones/
http://www.godswork.org/emailmessage161.htm