ELI5: Difference between Homographs, Homophones, and Homonyms

Difference between homograph, homonym and homophones

The English language is full of surprises and complex words that can make anyone scratch their head. While some may essentially be as simple as the word BE. But even BE has a relative-sounding word that sounds the same but has a different meaning. For example, BEE (honey bee). Imagine if such words baffle us, … Read more

10 Fun Classroom Homograph Activities

Classroom homograph activities

Homographs are words that share the exact spelling but differ in pronunciation, origin, or meaning. Homo + graphs combine to form the term homograph. Despite having similar spelling, they are still distinctive in some way. Homographs are considered to be the words that can confuse the students. However, with some quick and easy activities, you … Read more