Homonyms and Homophones. Class : 7 th English Grammar. Overview. What are Homonyms ? What are Homophones ? Example of homonyms. Example for Homophones. Difference between Homonyms and Homophones. Read the following sentences :. Please write your name on the right side of the paper.
Class : 7th
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These words have different spelling, different meaning but same pronunciation.
Words that have the same sounds, but different spellings and different meanings are called “Homophones”
To / Too / Two
Each of these words sound alike, but they are spelled differently and have different meanings:
The mail (letter) will arrive on Tuesday.
Male is the opposite of female.
Words that have the exactly the same pronunciation and same spelling but different meanings are called “Homonyms”
Row: use oars to move a boat
They have the SAME SPELLING, SAME PRONUNCIATION, but DIFFERENT MEANINGS.
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Ref: Content used from English Grammar book.