Sets of Words Which Sound Similar But Have Different Meanings

Sets of Words Which Sound Similar But Have Different Meanings
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1-guarantee-warranty

1) GUARANTEE
Promise made by the seller that the product is of best quality

WARRANTY
The guarantee of repair or replacement of a product

2-assent-ascent

2) ASSENT
To agree
ASCENT
To climb up

3-great-britain-united-kingdom

3) GREAT BRITAIN
Consists of England, Scotland and Wales

UNITED KINGDOM
Made up of England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland

4-convince-persuade

4) CONVINCE
Make someone believe something

PERSUADE
Talk someone into doing something

5-weather-climate

5) WEATHER
Can change anytime and varies a lot

CLIMATE
A particular weather pattern of a region

6-complement-compliment

6) COMPLEMENT
To supplement

COMPLIMENT
To praise

7-isle-aisle

7) ISLE
An island

AISLE
Passage between a row of seats

8-amiable-amicable

8) AMIABLE
Used to describe type of person who is friendly

AMICABLE
Refers to a relationship which is friendly

9-crocodile-alligator

9) CROCODILE
Has v-shaped snouts

ALLIGATOR
Has u-shaped snouts

10-cue-queue

10) CUE
A signal for an action

QUEUE
A line or sequence of people or vehicles

11-meter-mietre

11) METER
A device for measuring

MIETRE
A metric unit

12-cyclone-hurricane

12) CYCLONE
High speed inward spiral Winds

HURRICANE
Only cyclones over 74 mph are hurricanes

13-effect-affect

13) EFFECT
Bringing about a result

AFFECT
To make a difference

14-dual-duel

14) DUAL
Having two parts

DUEL
A fight or competition between two people

15-advise-advice

15) ADVISE
Offer suggestions

ADVICE
Guidance offered with regard to prudent action

16-gender

16) $EX
Based on the anatomy

GENDER
Based on sexual identity

17-pills-tablets

17) PILLS
Small round oral dosage of medicine

TABLETS
All pills including medicine of other shapes

18-censor-censure

18) CENSOR
Banning parts of a book or movie

CENSURE
Strong disapproval

19-hiv-aids

19) HIV
A virus that can Weaken the immune system

AIDS
The syndrome that can cause fatal harm

20-infer-imply

20) INFER
Drawing a conclusion

IMPLY
Suggesting or indicating the truth