Can you figure these out? – Homonyms

The words that are spelled or pronounced the same way but have different meanings are called Homonyms.

All the words mentioned in the above sentences are explained below :

  1. Tom had to desert (abandon) his dessert (the sweet course eaten at the end of a meal) in the desert (any area in which few forms of life can exist because of lack of water,permanent frost, or absence of soil )
  2. How do I intimate ( To state or express indirectly) this to my intimate (close) friend?
  3. The bandage was wound (wrapped) around the wound (an injury).
  4. When shot at, the dove (bird) dove (plunge steeply downwards through the air) into the bushes.
  5. I had to subject (cause or force someone to undergo a particular experience) the subject (the person or thing that is being discussed or described) to a series of tests.
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