Sentence Examples

  • You should be very careful about mixing up a homonym and homophone in your test.
  • Even though a homonym may be pronounced exactly like another word, it has a completely different meaning.
  • The concept of a homonym is often confused or used interchangably with that of a homophone or homograph.
  • Be sure to look for context clues if a homonym is giving you trouble.
  • Some people say a homonym is a word that is spelled and sounds the same way as another word, while others say it is just a word that sounds the same as another.