HOMOGRAPH The definition of a homograph is the following: two words that have the same spelling and the same sound, but have a different meaning. Take for example the homograph race. The first meaning is to move at great speed; to compete. The second meaning is a major division between mankind. When you read the following phrase, “The ‘Race‘ for the White House” what comes to mind. Is it a competition or is it the major division between mankind. SPEAK ON IT! Just click on the title and began lamenting.
- Speaking of the race for the white house, I thought it would be appropriate to provide a link for you to view and read Barack Obama’s whole speech. Make your own judgement.
If you’re busy, here’s a highlight from the speech: