Homophones 3
This structure in the sea is a pier, not a pear!

Homophones 3

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'Carrot' and 'Caret' are good examples of homophones - see how much different they are spelled compared to how they are pronounced.

If you enjoyed our first two English quizzes about homophones, try our third quiz and become a homophone genius!

1.
Which word means 'To sell'?
Pedagogue
Pedal
Peddle
Pedometer
2.
Which word means 'A crowd'?
Heard
Hoard
Hoarding
Horde
'Hoard' means to collect or store
3.
Which word is a structure in the sea?
Pare
Pear
Peer
Pier
4.
Which one means 'advice'?
Council
Counsel
Countenance
Counteract
A 'Council' is a committee
5.
Which one means 'To gain'?
Proffer
Profit
Profuse
Prophet
6.
Which word means 'To peel'?
Pair
Pare
Pear
Pier
7.
Which one is part of the mouth?
Palate
Palette
Pallet
Palliate
A 'Palette' is used by an artist for mixing colors
8.
Which one carries blood?
Vain
Vane
Vanguard
Vein
'Vane' indicates wind direction whilst 'Vain' means conceited
9.
Which word means 'An agreement'?
Impact
Pace
Packed
Pact
10.
Which one is a herb?
Tame
Thames
Thyme
Time
Author:  Sue Daish

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