Homophones Worksheet-3

Homophones Worksheet-3


  1. not working or being used

A. idle                 B. idol


  1. to remove the water from clothing by twisting it

A. wring             B. ring


  1. a step

A. stare               B. stair


  1. a signal for somebody to do something

A. queue             B. cue


  1. one of a group of women who live together and have given their lives to a religion

A. none               B. nun


  1. to strike, overcome

A. beat                B. beet


  1. the money that you pay to travel by bus, plane,taxi , train etc.

A. fair                 B. fare


  1. climate

A. weather         B. whether


  1. a building where trials and other legal cases happen

A. caught           B. court


  1. the part inside a pencil that you write with

A. led                  B. lead


Answer Key:

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