Sexy Birthday Homonyms: pain & pane

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The Sexy Grammarian’s sexy homonyms birthday party winds down this week with my sexiest example sentences yet. I dedicate this pair to Eminem because every time I hear him rapping along with Rihanna’s sweet singing in this song, I have to say to him, “No, Em, that’s not why they call it window pane.”

The noun pain expresses physical suffering, as in:

He bucked his hips against the exquisite pain of her bite.

The noun pane is a single plate of glass in a frame , as in:

She pressed her lips against the window pane and winked at me.

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.

Come back tomorrow to learn the difference between steel & steal. Subscribe to make sure you never miss another Sexy Grammar lesson. Write to me for private lessons via Skype or in person.

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