How Much Can a Bare Bear Bear?: What are Homonyms and Homophones?

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Millbrook Press, Jan 1, 2005 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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The eighth title in our best-selling Words Are Categorical series takes a lighthearted look at homonyms and homophones with playful rhymes and comical cartoon cats. All together, this series has more than 1 million copies in print! Homonyms are easier to show than explain! Using Brian Gable's signature cartoon cats to illustrate spirited verses with key words printed in color, best-selling author Brian P. Cleary encourages children to discover dozens of colorful homonyms and homophones in this lively look at words.
 

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User Review  - kmacneill - LibraryThing

Introduces homophones and homonyms in a fun, humorous way that kids will love. The rhymes are silly with pictures that match. This makes it a quick and easy read for kids. Homophones and homonyms are ... Read full review

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User Review  - kmsmith13 - LibraryThing

This is a great book that i plan on using again. It teaches students about homophones and homonyms. It allows students to see concrete items so they can get a better understanding. Read full review

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Brian P. Cleary nbsp;is the author of thenbsp; Words Are CATegorical® ,nbsp; Math Is CATegorical® ,nbsp; Food Is CATegorical(tm) , andnbsp; Animal Groups Are CATegorical(tm) nbsp;series, as well as several picture books. He lives in Cleveland, Ohio.

Brian Gable's work has appeared in a number of newspapers, and he is currently the editorial cartoonist for Ontario's The Globe & Mail. Gable lives in Ontario, Canada.

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