Answer Sheet - Homophones

This page displays the answers to the 'Homophones' quiz.

Q1 - I didn't ____ what she said.
hear
here

Q2 - They forgot to take ____ printouts.
there
their
they're

Q3 - Venison is the meat from a ____.
dear
deer

Q4 - The house is by the ____.
see
sea

Q5 - She held the ____ in her hand.
reigns
rains
reins

Q6 - They tried to ____ the painting.
steel
steal

Q7 - He had to ____ the button on.
sow
sew
Either could be used here.

Q8 - I hope the ____ is fine.
weather
whether

Q9 - He was a medieval ____.
night
knight

Q10 - The building ____ is huge.
site
sight

Q11 - She's as mad as a March ____.
hair
hare

Q12 - She gave him a ____ of her mind.
peace
piece

Q13 - He ____ a snowball at the police officer.
threw
through

Q14 - It's a ____ of time.
waist
waste

Q15 - They didn't ____ us of the danger.
warn
worn

Q16 - They read the poems ____.
allowed
aloud

Q17 - It's made from wheat ____.
flower
flour

Q18 - They've got a ____ at the Ritz.
suit
suite
sweet

Q19 - On the ____, I enjoyed it.
whole
hole

Q20 - It's not much ____ to go.
father
farther

Q21 - You're no ____ of mine!
sun
son

Q22 - He's the ____ to the throne.
air
heir

Q23 - The tea's a bit ____.
weak
week

Q24 - She's the ____ owner.
soul
sole

Q25 - The book is ____ back at the library in two weeks.
dew
due

Q26 - You slow a car with the ____.
brake
break

Q27 - The negative feeling you get when you do something wrong is ____.
gilt
guilt

Q28 - The cyclist was _____ very fast.
peddling
pedalling\pedaling

Q29 - It was ____ madness.
sheer
shear

Q30 - The eagle is a bird of ____.
prey
pray

Q31 - Could you ____ the film for a minute?
paws
pause
Either could be used here.

Q32 - After standing for an hour in the heat, he ____.
feinted
fainted

Q33 - Don't tell them anything- they're not very ____.
discrete
discreet

Q34 - He's very old-fashioned and ____.
stayed
staid

Q35 - Floating ____ are used to help boats navigate.
boys
buoys
bouys

Q36 - He's very ____ and worries about his appearance all the time.
vein
vane
vain

Q37 - They took blood from my ____.
vane
vein
vain

Q38 - I am an innocent ___ in all of this.
pawn
porn

Q39 - That's a ____ tree.
beach
beech

Q40 - We have to make sure the timing's right- we must be in ____.
sink
sync

Q41 - They ____ a huge fish.
caught
court

Q42 - It was like pulling ____ from a shell.
muscles
mussels

Q43 - A person who produces chicken is a ____ farmer.
paltry
poultry