Since the pronunciation is the same, these words may occur to be false friends.
The following words do not fall under false friends.
While most words have the same meaning, there are also a number of false friends.
If the bailiff comes to arrest, or make love, false friends are trying to work for your money.
Yet few know who their friends are; and a false friend is a devil in disguise.
God keep you from them and from such false friends!
Roy's face hadn't shown a single reaction that his false friend expected.
"There were five false friends, and I can name them!"
From the etymological point of view, false friends can be created in several ways.
Extending the period of maternity leave to 20 weeks on full pay is a false friend.
"You have a choice between a candidate who has been strong on the environment and someone who is sort of a fair-weather friend," she said.
But it's important that we not just be a fair-weather friend.
We're concerned that we might have a lot of fair-weather friends.
I came to find, however, that it was a fair-weather friend.
Multilateralism, it seems, is no more than a fair-weather friend.
I don't know if the poor sports and fair-weather friends turned out or not, but I was there.
"You are the type who makes fair-weather friends," Mason told him.
I have known those fair-weather friends we call tranquilizers and drugs.
He was not in love with any of them, he said, they were more like fair-weather friends.
"I guess it's situations like this that show you who your fair-weather friends are."