Homographs – words that are written the same (tear as in rip, tear as in crying) but sound different
Now we know that
homo = THE SAME
all we have to remember is that:
Graph = WRITTEN
Joined up, this gives:
Graph paper can be used for writing.
Relate graph paper to writing
Here are some homograph examples in sentences:
Samantha was content with the content of her revised essay.
The soldier made up his mind to desert as the unit marched through the desert.
The nurse wound the bandage around the patient’s wound.