About Pear Pairs Riddle Book by Gilbert Square Books
Like the Square Pear Books, Pear Pairs Riddle Book is a collection of fun and challenging word riddles. These riddles are called Pear Pairs. It’s an ideal book for a long trip in the car or a simple puzzle-a-day use.
The Random House Unabridged Dictionary defines the terms homonym and homophone in such a way that each term includes words that are pronounced alike and have different spellings, and also words that are spelled alike and have different meanings.
Homonym or Homophone?
Homonyms are words that have the same spelling and pronunciation but have different meanings (bow – tied with ribbon / bow – shoots arrows).
Homophones are words that have the different spelling and meaning, but the same pronunciation (ad – advertisement / add – numerical meaning).
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