Steel or Steal?
Exemple : ‘’There are big steel gates surrounding the prison.’’
The words "steel" and "steal" are often mixed up as they are homonyms. The word "steel" is a noun used to denote a very strong metal which is made of a mixture of iron and carbon.
Exemple : ‘’I would never steal anything!’’
The word "steal" is a verb which means "to take without permission." It can also be used to denote doing something quickly.