Vydáno dne 17.06.2019
Homofony jsou slova, která stejně zní, ale jinak se píší. Zkuste si,
zda znáte pár pokročilejších dvojic slovíček.
Homofony jsou slova, která stejně zní, ale jinak se píší. Zkuste si, zda znáte pár pokročilejších dvojic slovíček.
V každé větě vždy doplňte jedno slovo tak, aby věta dávala smysl. Stažené tvary (např. can't, won't) se počítají jako jedno slovo. V každé dvojici vět se obě slova musí vyslovovat stejně.
Pozor! V některých případech jde o homofony pouze v britské angličtině!
The verbs “let” and “make” are followed by a BARE infinitive.
I can’t BEAR it anymore! I’ll run away from home!
She let me down again. She didn’t show up to my performance, although she said she ___________________________(1) !
I have many chores to do today. The hardest will be chopping all of the ___________________________(2) for the fire.
I still remember that handsome young boy from the theatre who always brought me a single red ___________________________(3) .
If you ask the boss for a rise, he’ll shrug, smirk and say that even though you are in the same boat, he's the one who ___________________________(4) it!
How on earth could you know my zodiac sign? – I just ___________________________(5) .
Do you mind if I use your bathroom? – Be my ___________________________(6) .
The type of ___________________________(7) in classic fairy tales and the kind in the Harry Potter books are miles away from each other.
When Mark proposed to Michelle, and she said no, I didn’t know ___________________________(8) way to look.
We were told it’d be about three kilometres to the top of the trail, but it was much ___________________________(9) .
Have you heard? Thomas’s become a ___________________________(10) !
When you arrive, ___________________________(11) a car at the airport. It’s the cheapest way to travel to the hotel.
You’d better not climb any ___________________________(12) ! If you fall you could break something!
I used to prefer the Detective Poirot stories, but recently I've been only reading the stories about ___________________________(13) .
The mayor promised to build new ___________________________(14) for the growing population.
Yesterday I got caught for speeding three times, and each time I was ___________________________(15) a large sum of money!
I’m just wondering where you were able to ___________________________(16) such nice, big mushrooms in this area.
We’ve got about ten apple trees, some plum and cherry trees, but no ___________________________(17) tree.
I saw the headmaster telling off a ___________________________(18) of teenagers smoking in the yard.
It seemed at first that I was winning, but then I lost both of my ___________________________(19) and a rook, and before I knew it, I had lost the whole game.
“The lonely ___________________________(20) without you are long and lonely…”, he wrote to his wife, waiting for him back home.