Voici une liste des homophones les plus connus en anglais. Très utile pour améliorer votre prononciation de la langue anglaise.

 

A E
knows – nose
soared – sword
air – heir eight – ate M sole – soul
aisle – isle – i’ll eye – I made – maid some – sum
B F mail – male son – sun
band – banned fair – fare
marry – merry – Mary
stair – stare
bare – bear flower – flour
meat – meet – mete
steal – steel
be – bee for – four morning – mourning
straight – strait
blue – blew G muscle – mussel
suit – soot
boar – bore
gnu – knew – new N suite – sweet
board – bored
grate – great none – nun
sundae – Sunday
brake – break guessed – guest
not – knot – naught
sweet – suite
buy – by – bye H O T
C hair – hare – fore one – won
there – they’re – their
cache – cash hart – heart
or – oar – ore
threw – through
cell – sell heal – heel – he’ll
ours – hours
to – too – two
cent – sent – scent
hear – here
P toe – tow
cents – sense
heard – herd
pair – pare – pear
W
cereal – serial
hi – high
passed – past
waist – waste
cheap – cheep higher – hire peace – piece wait – weight
choir – quire him – hymn plain – plane ware – wear – where
chute – shoot
hoarse – horse
poor – pour
way – weigh – whey
close – clothes
hole – whole
pray – prey
we – wee
coarse – course
holy – wholly
principal – principle
we’d – weed
complement – compliment
hour – our – are
profit – prophet
we’ll – wheel
core – corps I R
we’ve – weave
coward – cowered idle – idol rap – wrap weak – week
cymbal – symbol

idle – idol – idyl

real – reel
wear – ware – where
D in – inn right – write
weather – whether
dam – damn its – it’s root – route
which – witch
days – daze
J S

whine – wine

dear – deer jeans – genes sail – sale who’s – whose
dew – do – due
K sea – see wood – would
die – dye knight – night shore – sure Y
dual – duel know – no sight – site your – you’re – yore

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