Homophones Bingo Cards

Homonyms Bingo Card

These cards are about Homonyms. Homonyms are words that are pronounced the same but have different spellings and different meanings. These include words like aid - aide, cell - sell, dew - do, hour - our, and pair - pear.

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How To Play Homophones Bingo

  1. Print out your free Homonyms bingo boards, or make custom ones with Bingo Card Creator. Click here to get started.
  2. Give one card to each player.
  3. Call off words randomly, for example by using a call list. You can either just say a word, like "eye - I", or you can make up a more involved clue involving eye - I.
  4. When a word is called, each player should find it and mark it.
  5. The first player(s) to clear five words in any direction (horizontal, vertical, or diagonal) wins a small prize.

Notes: How long a bingo game lasts depends on what pace you read the clues at and how many players you have. If you read faster, such as for older or more experienced students, or if you have more players, the game tends to end more quickly. In general, I suggest allocating between twenty and thirty minutes to a bingo game. Since they can potentially end as early as the fourth word called, though that is quite rare, I encourage you to keep playing in the event of the game being over earlier than you expected it to be. Almost 90% of bingo games with a 25 word list and 25 players will see their first bingo within 7 to 11 words being called.





Words List For Homonyms Bingo Cards

aid - aide ant - aunt ball - bawl bare - bear be - bee
cell - sell cent - scent close - clothes days - daze dear - deer
dew - do ewe - you eye - I flour - flower hall - haul
hour - our in - inn know - no mail - male or - oar
pair - pear right - write sail - sale sea - see toe - tow


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Print a call list.)