Pause Vs Paws

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

Pause Vs Paws

Pause: (n) A temporary stop or rest

For e.g.

  • There was a long pause as they awaited an answer.
  • He dropped me outside during a brief pause in the rain.

Paws: (n) The feet of a four-legged animal; (v) hit something clumsily.

For e.g.

  • What’s with the dog paw print on the site?
  • The horse rose up, its forelegs pawing the air.

 

 

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