Test yourself on these homophones

See if you can choose the correct words to fill the gaps in the following sentences. Click on the button alongside a word to see if you're right.

1. Katie will be coming .......... tomorrow.
    here     hear

2. Sorry, I didn't .......... you shouting.
    here    hear

3. Bill .......... the shopping mall every day on his way to work.
    past     passed

. 4. The weather has been terrible during the .......... few weeks.
    past     passed

5. I'm not sure if I .......... the answer to this one.
    no     know

6. Our team had .......... luck in the final match of the season.
    no     know

7. Joe was completely .......... in History lessons.
    bored     board

8. They placed the injured man on a wooden .......... to carry him indoors.
    bored     board

9. Kate is .......... to invite a friend for a sleepover on Saturday night.
    allowed     aloud

10. Darren enjoys reading .......... to his older sister.
    allowed     aloud

11. The Grimm brothers were famous for writing fairy .......... .
    tails     tales

12. Little boys are made of slugs and snails and puppy dogs' ......... .
    tails     tales

13. We'll have to buy a .......... TV set if this one goes wrong again.
    knew     new

14. I .......... that was the right answer.
    knew     new

15. The cyclists went out of .......... over the hill.
    sight     site

16. The new school is being built on the .......... of an old steelworks.
    sight     site

17. Please .......... this small gift. Thanks very much for all the work that you've done for us.
    except     accept

18. The store is open every day .......... Christmas Day.
    except     accept

19. I'm not sure .......... to choose the large or the medium size.
    weather     whether

20. If the .......... is fine we'll be going for a bike ride tomorrow.
    weather     whether

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