Sexy Birthday Homonyms: your, you’re & yore
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The Sexy Grammarian’s sexy homonyms birthday party winds down this week with my sexiest example sentences yet:
The pronoun your expresses the possessive of you, as in:
I can feel your hard-on against my leg.
The contraction you’re is short for you are, as in:
You’re so sexy.
The obsolete noun yore describes a time past, as in:
The vibrators of yore masqueraded as treatments for hysteria.
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.