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Confusing Words > homework and housework
Does "bored" mean the same as "boring"? What's the difference between "funny" and "fun"? Here are some commonly confused English word pairs.

HOMEWORK – work set by teachers for students to do at home


She told her teacher she hadn’t done her homework.

Lately I have been helping him with his homework.

I got home and the first thing I did was my homework.

I left my homework at the reception desk in the (school) office.


HOUSEWORK – cleaning, etc


Is housework good or bad for you?

Who does the housework when you are both at work?