Sometimes it seems that the most widespread problem with written English is the confusion of homonyms, those words that sound alike but mean different things. Today, I remembered Alan Cooper’s All About Homonyms, which I ran across a few years ago. The site’s author endearingly refers to homonyms as the prime numbers of the English language. He also explains homonyms, homophones and homographs, and he has a long list of homonyms.
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