Bored Vs Board

Homophones are the words that sound the same, yet have different meanings. In this article we will see the difference between Bored and Board and their correct usages.

Bored Vs Board

Bored: (adj) feeling weary and impatient because one is unoccupied or lacks interest in one’s current activity.

For e.g.

  • I got very bored with the film.
  • He got bored with staring out of the window

Board: (n) a long, thin, flat piece of wood or other hard material, used for floors or other building purposes; a group of people constituted as the decision making body

For e.g.

  • Look at the board and copy notes
  • Compare your sentence with one on the black board.
  • The board of directors could not come to a decision.

 

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