Unit 07: Synonyms and Antonyms Pre-K

SYNONYMSListen = প্রতিশব্দ যা একই কিংবা কাছাকাছি অর্থ বোঝায়।
A word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the same as another word or phrase in the same language, for example, shut is a synonym of close। Synonyms that help children to understand the similarity and increases their vocabulary. Synonyms also help to express a sentence differently with the same meaning.

ANTONYMSListen = বিপরীত শব্দ
An antonym is a word that means the opposite of another word. For instance, the antonym of ‘hot’ maybe ‘cold. Synonyms and antonyms are exactly the opposite.

Antonyms are words that have contrasting, or opposite, meanings. Like so much of the English language, “antonym” is rooted in the Greek language. The Greek word anti means the opposite, while onym means name.

HOMONYMSListen = দুই বা ততোধিক শব্দের বানান এবং উচ্চারণ একই থাকে কিন্তু ব্যবহারের ক্ষেত্র অনুযায়ী অর্থ আলাদা হয়ে যায়।
Homonyms are two words that are spelled the same and sound the same but have different meanings. The word “homonym” comes from the prefix “homo-,” which means the same, and the suffix “-nym,” which means name. For instance, “spring” can be a season and also can be a coiled metal, (“right” = correct, “right” = opposite of left), (“band” = a musical group, “band” = ring).

HOMOPHONESListen দুই বা ততোধিক শব্দের উচ্চারণ একই কিংবা কাছাকাছি থাকে কিন্তু বানান এবং অর্থ আলাদা হয়।
Each of two or more words having the same pronunciation but different meanings, origins, or spelling. For instance, “see/sea”, “to-too-two”, “hear-here”.

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