Famous English Homonyms are available which have been used in the initial tests of commissioned vacancies and also use in the tests of airman and sailors. These are also important in the civilian tests. 

These word homonyms are also important for competitive exams of FPSC, PPSC, and other province public service commissioned exams. These are also beneficial who are preparing tests for joining Cadet Colleges. These are also useful for the tests of Airman / Airwoman and Sailors tests of English. 

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List of Common English Homonyms

Homonyms are words that have the same spelling and sound the same but have different meanings. While this can be a tricky concept to explain, posting a nice list in the classroom may prove beneficial. Here’s a healthy list of homonyms to start the conversation: See the following Notes. 

Bear – a large mammal

Bear – to be able to cope with something

Book – to reserve a hotel room or a table at a restaurant

Book – pages bound together with a cover

Cave – to give in or surrender

Cave – a hole or gap in a rock or in earth

Chair – an item of furniture

Chair – the head of a department

Change – to replace the clothes you are wearing with another outfit

Change – money given back after a purchase

Cool – chilly in temperature

Cool – someone trendy or popular

Crane – a large type of bird

Crane – a mechanical device used for lifting

Deck – a pack of playing cards

Deck – a floor or platform extended from a building or ship

Duck – a type of bird

Duck – to lower your head or body to avoid being hit by something

Even – numbers divisible by two

Even – flat and level surface

Fall – to drop down

Fall- the season between summer and winter

Club- a heavy stick used as a weapon

Club – a group of people with something in common

Fire – to let someone go from a job

Fire – flames, something burning

Groom – to make tidy in appearance

Groom – the man who is about to get married

Gross – disgusting

Gross – large

Jam – stuck

Jam – spread made from fruit and sugar

Key – scale of musical notes

Key – device used to lock or unlock a door

Left – one side of the body

Left – what is remaining of something

Light – to set fire

Light – pale in color

Line – measure of length

Line – verse in a poem or story

Man – male person

Man – to brace or fortify

Match – competitive sporting event

Match – a device used to start a fire

Nail – the end plate of your finger or toe

Nail – sharp piece of metal for holding things together

Park – area used for recreation

Park – to leave a vehicle in a space for a while

Pen – an instrument for writing

Pen – type of enclosure for animals

Seal – a type of mammal

Seal – a tight closure

Show – to display

Show – a type of broadcast

Sign – omen

Sign – to write your signature on something to make it official

Tank – military vehicle

Tank- container used to store liquid

Tire – rubber covering of a wheel

Tire – to become weary or bored

Trip – to stumble

Trip – a journey

Wave – move your hand sideways to say hello

Wave – a movement in water

Watch – a wearable timepiece

Watch – to look carefully

Yard – space around a house

Yard – measurement of length

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