Homophones are the words that sound the same, yet have different meanings. In this article we will see the difference between Profit and Prophet and their correct usages.
Profit Vs Prophet
Profit: (n) a financial gain, especially the difference between the amount earned and the amount spent in buying, operating, or producing something; advantage; benefit.
- The firm earned huge profit from its latest international deal.
- The only people to profit from the case were the doctors.
Prophet: (n) a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the will of God.
- He sent many prophets to tell of the coming messiah.
- A prophet does not argue but declares what he feels to be God’s will.