Free Homophone Checker

Ensure flawless writing with our homophone checker tool. Detect and fix easily confused words in an instant.

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What you need to know about homophones

What is a homophone?

A homophone is a word that sounds identical to another word but is spelled differently and has a different meaning, for example, "their" and "they’re."

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Incorrect homophone example

Why use a homophone checker?

A homophone checker ensures clear and professional writing by identifying and correcting confused homophones. It helps avoid ambiguity and ensures proper grammar and spelling.

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Homophone Checker FAQs

1. Does ProWritingAid autocorrect?

ProWritingAid offers suggestions and recommendations to help you identify and correct writing errors. However, the choice to accept or ignore these suggestions is entirely yours.

2. Can I fix errors in emails and on social media?

Absolutely. In fact, our browser extensions (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge) work across most websites and online apps, including Gmail, LinkedIn, and Google Docs.

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