Sexy Birthday Homonyms: flair & flare
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Welcome to the Sexy Grammarian’s birthday party! This month, I’m posting a set of easily confused homonyms every weekday. My sexy example sentences guarantee you will never use the wrong word again! Here’s today’s:
The noun flair is a natural talent or aptitude, as in:
She undulated on the dance floor, showing off her flair for seduction.
The verb flare means to burn unsteadily the way a candle or torch burns, as in:
Sparks flare in my heart when I orgasm.
What is a homonym? Generally speaking, homonyms are any words that sound the same but have different meanings. Read more about homonyms, homophones, and homographs on Wikipedia, and check out this exhaustive homonym list.