A homophone is a word that has the same sound as another word but is spelt differently and has a different meaning. Today, we highlight a few of the most common homophones and differentiate them for you so you will never make the same mistake again. 191 more words
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The telephone is “broken”.
When you say “my phone is broken”, your listener might think you just dropped your phone on the floor and now it’s broken (shattered) to pieces. 84 more words
In bahasa Indonesia, you can say “Telepon balik saya setelah satu jam lagi.” (Please call me back after one hour.); however, in English, that’s not right. 68 more words