Welcome to the homonyms section of busy teacher. This page contains printable homonyms homographs and homophones worksheets.
Some teachers consider this only homophones.
Homonyms worksheets. You will find a page that contains a definition and a couple of examples. Homophones are the topic of this worksheet which turns a classic game dominos into an esl teaching tool. This set of worksheets contains ten pages.
Homograph worksheets homographs are words that are spelled the same but have different meanings. Activities include fill in the blank choosing the correct term from a given word bank defining given pairs correcting erroneous words within a given sentence and more. Homonyms activities worksheets printables and lesson plans.
We show you that you need to determine how the word is used grammatically to choose the correct homonym. Homophones are words that sound the same but have different meanings. Short reading comprehensions very quick readers i can be short or long.
Continue giving students words to define that are homonyms. Next as a beginning activity children can draw lines to match the homonym. After each explanation there is an example followed by multiple practice questions.
Students will be asked to choose the correct homonym using sentence context clues. Our homophones and homographs worksheets take all of the guesswork out of making distinctions among these words. This is one of several subsections in the word building category.
Currently there is one worksheet posted on this page but more will be added soon so check back regularly. The following collection of activity sheets will teach your students how to spot and interpret homonyms. It s a simple self explanatory page that s perfect for a quick review.
In these questions students are asked to choose the correct word to complete the sentence. Sometimes they have different pronunciations too. Through context clue activities engaging stories and pictorial support these worksheets will enable kids to look and sound like homophone and homograph experts.
It is just one of the 77 available worksheets on this topic and an activity that students may enjoy. Dominoes can be used to practice many different esl topics and is well suited to practicing homonyms. This printable worksheet focuses on homophones words that sound the same but mean different things.
These worksheets contain precise explanations of homonyms homographs and homophones. Here is a short list of homonyms that might help you get started. Edhelper uses the definition of homonyms that can be spelled the same or differently.
Homonyms worksheets homonym worksheets to print. English is so confusing sometimes. Effect the timeless classic that has been confusing people for years.