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Homophones List for Upper-Intermediate level

This is a list of useful homophones for upper-intermediate level learners.

This list of homophones in alphabetical order is based on Standard British English. Some words will not be homophones in all accents and varieties of English.

  • altar / alter
  • bail / bale
  • bald / bawled
  • ball / bawl
  • base / bass
  • bases / basis
  • berries / buries
  • bough / bow (v)
  • brews / bruise
  • ceiling / sealing
  • cellar / seller
  • chili / chilly
  • cite / sight 
  • clause / claws
  • climb / clime
  • coarse / course
  • coo / coup
  • cue / queue
  • faint / feint
  • faze / phase
  • few / phew
  • file / phial
  • flair / flare
  • flaw / floor
  • foul / fowl
  • frays / phrase 
  • gel / jell
  • genes / jeans
  • gilled / guild 
  • gilt / guilt
  • grade / greyed
  • grate / great
  • graze / greys
  • groan / grown
  • heard / herd
  • heel / he’ll
  • idle / idol
  • lacks / lax
  • lays / laze
  • leased / least
  • loch / lock
  • locks / lox
  • loot / lute
  • mall / maul
  • manner / manor 
  • mewl / mule
  • mews / muse
  • miner / minor
  • moat / mote
  • mode / mowed
  • muscle / mussel
  • paced / paste
  • palate / palette
  • peak / pique
  • praise / prays
  • pride / pried
  • pries / prize
  • principal / principle
  • profit / prophet
  • sac / sack
  • sacks / sax
  • scents / sense  
  • seamen / semen
  • seas / seize
  • side / sighed 
  • sighs / size
  • sign / sine
  • sink / sync 
  • slay / sleigh
  • some / sum
  • straight / strait  
  • suede / swayed 
  • suite / sweet  
  • sundae / Sunday
  • tacks / tax
  • Thai / tie
  • thyme / time
  • told / tolled
  • tracked / tract
  • troop / troupe
  • trussed / trust
  • tucks / tux
  • yoke / yolk

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