Homophones, Homonyms & Confusing Words Worksheet-3

Homophones, Homonyms & Confusing Words Worksheet-3


Fill in the blanks with appropriate words:

  1. We had to _____ the fabric before taking the measurements.

A. di                    B. die                  C. dye                 D. doe


  1. His father's death left him in a _____.

A. days               B. daze               C. dage               D. daisy


  1. Our company did not _____ any new employees this year.

A. hier                B. higher            C. hire                D. heir


  1. He went abroad for _____ education.

A. heir                B. wire                C. hire                D. higher


  1. The flight was delayed because of bad ________.

A. weather         B. wether           C. waither          D. waiter


  1. I forgot to _____ the cheese.

A. great              B. gate                C. greet              D. grate


  1. A _____ of elephants came down to the lake to drink water.

A. heard             B. hurt                C. herts              D. herd


  1. I eat _____ for breakfast.

A. serial              B. cereal             C. cerial             D. coral


  1. Water was dripping from the broken _____.

A. sealing           B. seeling           C. ceiling            D. ceeling


  1. This wound will take time to_____.

A. heal                B. heel                C. hill                  D. heil


Answer Key:

(1)-C; (2)-B; (3)-C; (4)-D; (5)-A; (6)-D; (7)-D; (8)-B; (9)-C; (10)-A