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    • Zinco
    • By Zinco 12th Apr 18, 9:28 AM
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    Zinco
    One word - Different spelling - Different meaning..
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    • 12th Apr 18, 9:28 AM
    One word - Different spelling - Different meaning.. 12th Apr 18 at 9:28 AM
    I will start with:

    Rain, Rein, Reign, Rayne.

    Your turn
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    • squiggles
    • By squiggles 15th Apr 18, 8:35 PM
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    squiggles
    Tail tale
    Sail sale
    Mail male
    • kingfisherblue
    • By kingfisherblue 15th Apr 18, 8:53 PM
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    kingfisherblue
    You/Ewe

    Poor/Pour

    Wander/Wanda (if names are allowed)

    Allowed/Aloud

    ETA: You and Ewe should, of course, also have Yew on the list - but I only thought of it this morning!
    Last edited by kingfisherblue; 16-04-2018 at 8:01 AM.
    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 16th Apr 18, 6:26 AM
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    Sleazy
    Soul .... Sole
    Weekly Distance Walked 28 km / Total For Year 234 km
    Strange words in BLUE may be anagrams - Reading them backwards sometimes helps.
    Anything posted here falls under The Official Secret Eater's Act
    • kingfisherblue
    • By kingfisherblue 16th Apr 18, 8:03 AM
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    Hole/Whole

    Heal/Heel

    Peal/Peel

    Neigh/Nay

    Pea/Pee

    Main/Mane

    Coo/Coup
    • Wizard of Id
    • By Wizard of Id 16th Apr 18, 8:26 AM
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    Wizard of Id
    Sorry to be pedantic but if they are spelt differently then they are different words with different meanings

    Fair and Fair is the only example i've seen here with the same spelling and different meanings (sorry if I missed others)

    Fair - all the fun of the Fair
    Fair - That's fair
    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 16th Apr 18, 10:49 AM
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    Sleazy
    Now I'm confused which doesn't take much!
    I thought the idea was words that:-

    Are spelt differently to each other
    Have a different meaning to each other

    But

    Sound the same


    Just had another look at the thread title and first post with instructions which confirms.
    Last edited by Sleazy; 16-04-2018 at 11:37 AM. Reason: Spelling
    Weekly Distance Walked 28 km / Total For Year 234 km
    Strange words in BLUE may be anagrams - Reading them backwards sometimes helps.
    Anything posted here falls under The Official Secret Eater's Act
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