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Homophones are words that are spelt differently, with different meanings, but sound the same. Each question is in two parts, and each answer is made up of two homophones. For example, the answer to “purchaser / cow shed” is buyer / byre.

1.Lock opener / Landing stage
2.Grain / Surrender
3.Religious structure / Change or amend
4.Unit of currency / Aroma
5.Innocent / Hounded
6.Singing group / Measure of paper
7.Poultry / Polluted
8.Heaviness / Pause or hold back
9.Avoided by stooping / Channel
10.Underwear / Thieves

quiz kindly submitted by Fraenulum on 2nd July 2009