April 1st, 2013: Words that try to fool you: Homophones & Homographs

Lets watch some videos about Homophones and Homographs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IUC_9QYu5so

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7o9gDpId-DE

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKNz-PNbAHc

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l0VpP7VxtYg

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qNNEVDe98oI

After watching the videos:

1) What is a homophone? Give me two examples.

2) What is a homograph?  Give me two examples.

Play some Homophone/Homograph games:

G o to the following links:

http://homonymgame.com/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/words/spelling/recognising/homophones/games.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/words/spelling/recognising/homophones/quizs.html

http://www.funbrain.com/whichword/index.html

http://www.all-about-homophones.com/homophone-machine.php

http://alexandriaes10.lausd.k12.ca.us/Staff_Pages/Henry_Anker/Mr_Anker_Tests_New/Language/Homophones/Homophones_Set_01a.swf

http://www.funbrain.com/cgi-bin/ww.cgi?A1=s&A2=2&A3=0

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30 thoughts on “April 1st, 2013: Words that try to fool you: Homophones & Homographs

  1. Homophone – words that are different but sound the same , ad , add / pear, pair
    Homograph – words that are the same but different punctation axes – the plural of ax or axe/the plural of axis
    / bass – a deep voice or tone/a kind of fish

  2. 1.) A homophone is a word that sounds the same, but spelled differently.
    Ex: tail, tell
    When, win

    2.) A homograph is a word that is written the same , but has different meanings.

    Ex: Lead, lead
    Stall,stall

  3. 1. Homophone- same sound but different meaning and spelling- Pear and pair
    2. Homograph- same spelling but different sound- wind and wind

  4. Homophones mean the group share the same spelling but it different
    Homograpes Mean the word punctuation

    Write right

    Hot cold

  5. A homophone is a word which sounds like another, but has a different spelling and meaning. There – is a place. Their – means belonging to or like a Cross word puzzle!

    Homographs are words with more than one definition.

  6. Homophones- a word pronounced the same as another but differing in meaning, whether spelled the same way or not, as heir and air
    Ex: pear and pare
    There and their

    Homograph- a word of the same written form as another but of different meaning and usually origin, whether pronounced the same way or not
    Ex: lead is to conduct and lead as in metal
    Bear as to carry and bear as to animal

  7. A homophone is two words that sound alike but are spelled different and have to different meanings. Like to and too.

  8. Homophones- two words that sound alike but have different meanings. Ex: their & there

    Homographs- two words that are spelled alike but have different meanings. Ex: lead is to direct, lead as to pencil.

  9. 1. Homophone- same sound but different meaning and spelling- Pear and pair
    2. Homograph- same spelling but different sound- wind and wind

    #RAMPAGE BRUHH

  10. A homophone is a word that sounds the same, but spelled differently.
    Ex: sale, cell
    Four,for

    A homograph is a word that is written the same , but has different meanings.

    Ex: lead lead
    Feed,feed

  11. A homophones is same sound but different meaning
    Blew blue
    Homo graphs have the same spelling but different meaning
    Lead lead

  12. Words that sound the same but have a different meaning. (Bear bare)
    Words that are spelled the same but have different meaning. (Read read)

  13. Homophones are words with the same sound but different spelling ex there & their
    Homograph are words that are spell the same but pronounce and said differently ex read & read

  14. A homophone is same sound but different meaning
    Hole whole
    Homographs have same spelling but different meaning
    Lead lead

  15. Homophones – a word that sounds the same , but is spelled differently.
    Ex. Too to, pear pair
    Homographs – a word that is spelled the same , but has different meaning
    Ex. Wind wind, read read,

  16. 1.) A homophone is a word that sounds the same, but spelled differently.
    Ex: tail, tell
    When, win
    Break , Break
    2.) A homograph is a word that is written the same , but has different meanings.
    Ex: Lead, lead
    Stall,stall
    Read,Read

  17. 1) What is a homophone? Give me two examples.

    A homophone is same sound but has different meanings.
    Their There

    2) What is a homograph? Give me two examples.
    A homograph is when the words is spelled differently but has different meaning.
    Lead Lead

  18. words that sound the same but mean something different. EX: to/two, you, u. 2) spelled the same but not pronounced the same. bass, bass type of fish or type of tone.

  19. A homophone is two spelled differently but , sound the same with a different meaning .
    ( write , right )’
    A homograph is a word that is spelled the same but has a different meaning and they sound alike
    ( right ,right ) I am RGHT & She took a RIGHT turn .

  20. A homophone is same sound but different meaning
    ex:beat,beet
    through,threw

    A homograph is same spelling but different meaning
    Ex:Lead,lead
    Feed,feed

  21. 1) What is a homophone? Give me two examples.
    A homophone is the same word with a different meaning, like blew and blue or beat and beet
    2) What is a homograph? Give me two examples.
    a hoomograph is same spelling but diferent meaning,
    like leed and lead or read and read

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