Here is the third set of sound-alike words. Study and use them well.
plain: not adorned; piece of land
She wore a plain dress to the event.
The horses moved quickly across the plain. plane: a piece of aircraft
How heavy is that plane with all those passengers aboard it now?
principal: the school’s leader; the most important
The committee met in the principal’s office.
This highway is the principal road in this county. principle: rule of conduct or main fact
Jeremiah could readily understand that science principle.
their: owned by a group
Their clubhouse was made by Frank Miller. there: place; sentence starter
He lives right there.
There are many reasons to vote for Brianna Feller. they’re: contraction for they + are
They’re moving to Canada after the school year ends.
theirs: possessive of their
That boat is theirs. there’s: contraction for there + is
There’s my dad on his motorcycle.
to: preposition; start of an infinitive
He went to school.
‘‘To be’’ is an infinitive. too: more than enough
Perry was too tired to run fast. two: one plus one
Two people were approaching the door.
Sarah Michelle Gellar took on much tamer creatures before battling vampires. Butterfly hairclips were once all the rage among party girls or anyone who wanted to add a feminine touch to their outfit. Now they look ridiculous on anyone over the age of 10.