A pair of pears

Red William pears after the rain

Red William pears after the rain

At the risk of seeming obsessed by pears, here is a pair of red William pears covered in raindrops.

These homophones incorporate a diphthong which occurred in the English/Italian exchange lesson we had going this morning.

The diphthong is represented, in the book we were following, by this list of words:

where, there, their, chair, hair, care

Plenty of pitfalls for foreigners their, and even one for native English speakers who forget there spelling!