Here is the last of the sound-alike words. Study, review, and use them when you can.
The hurler threw his best pitch right down the middle of the plate.
through: preposition meaning ‘‘in one side and out the other’’
We walked through the many corridors of the large building.
He exercised to decrease the size of his waist.
The waste paper basket was in the corner.
After running twenty-six miles, the runner felt weak.
week: the seven-day unit of time
Sunday is considered the first day of the week.
Will the weather be good for our picnic tomorrow?
whether: a word used for alternatives
I did not know whether to go to the cafeteria or to stay in the auditorium.
Who’s knocking at the door?
whose: possessive of who
Whose problem is it—yours or mine?
Is this your new backpack?
you’re: contraction of you + arev
You’re the lucky prizewinner.