The three words ‘to too two’ are homophones. Homophones are words that sound alike but have different meanings and are also spelled differently.
‘Two’ refers to the number 2.
It’s probably the easiest one to remember because its use is limited to the number 2. It has no other use.
I have two pairs of socks.
Mom has a dog and two cats.
The homophones which are actually confusing are ‘to’ and ‘too.’ They are often misused and this particular mistake can be seen in content all over the internet too.
‘To’ is a preposition. It refers to a place, direction or position.
My dad and I stood face to face.
We went to the isolated village for a walk.
The robber jumped as the cop turned to him.
She works from eight to five.
The ocean water was clear all the way to the bottom.
‘Too’ is an adverb that means also, very, excessively or additionally.
Mom is coming along too.
He eats way too much.
There are too many homophones in the English language.
We are too caught up in this political mess.
She is only too willing to be of service.
This pack has 5 to too two homophones worksheets, Let’s discuss them.
Complete the sentences in this simple worksheet with homophones to too two. The answers have been provided in a separate sheet.
The next two worksheets are more challenging compared to the first one. There are sentences with more than one homophones missing. It will give the child good practice and also clear the confusion between to too two.
The last two worksheets will be quite challenging and perfect to practice to too two homophones. There are two sentences of which only one is correct. There difference is the usage of homophones to too two. Underline the sentence that is correct.
I know ‘to’ and ‘too’ can be confusing. A way to remember the difference between to and too. Too has an extra ‘o’ compared to ‘to’ which has only one. Too has too many o’s. Too itself means many, very, also etc. So just remember that the word with too many o’s means ‘in excess.’