What is a Homophone? - Definition & Examples


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Which of the following sentences uses the correct version of the your/you're homophones?

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1. Which of the following sentences is INCORRECT?

2. Which of the following statements is UNTRUE?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The questions in this interactive quiz will help assess your knowledge of homophones and the correct usage of various homophones. The practice questions will help you study before, after and while you view the lesson.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Your/you're homophones
  • They're/there/their homophones
  • Facts about homophones
  • Various methods of learning homophones
  • Correct usage of the died/dyed, rained/reigned and horse/hoarse homophones

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about various examples of homophones
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding how to learn homophones, and facts related to homophones
  • Distinguishing differences - compare examples of homophones from the lesson, such as they're, there and their

Additional Learning

To learn more about homophones, review the accompanying lesson, What is a Homophone? - Definition & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Explain the meaning of homophones
  • Identify examples of homophones
  • Understand the importance of learning homophones
  • Examine how to learn homophones
  • Explore how to get creative and have fun with homophones