Homonyms are words that sound alike but have different meanings and spellings.


hymn him   principal principle
pane pain   through threw
pause paws   pale pail
weighs ways   mane main
peace piece   hare hair
steal steel   course coarse


Directions: Complete each of the following sentences with the correct homonym.
Jamie had to butter the of bread.
He brushed the horse's .
Sally cut all of the off of her doll's head.
The baseball broke the window .
My older brother is taking a history next semester.
We carried water to the garden in a large .
Adam the ball to the first baseman.
Molly and I are biking down the street.
We saw a large hopping around in the backyard.
Dad used a piece of sand paper on the wood.
We will for a moment of silence.
The man said he did not the money from the bank.
The idea or rule is respect for others.
Our family traveled the mountains in Arizona.
The nurse said I looked very , and I had a temperature.
That pumpkin 17 pounds!
The President brought to our nation by ending the war.
The beams support the building.
My dog's tracked mud all over the kitchen floor.
There are several to solve the math problem.
"I know . He's my brother," Dustin said.
Tammy was in a lot of when she broke her arm.
Mrs. Green is the of our school.
Jill played a beautiful on the piano.



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