Eye rhyme is a similarity in spelling between words that are
pronounced differently and hence, not an auditory rhyme. Some examples
are slaughter and laughter.
Many older English poems, particularly those written in
Middle English or written in The Renaissance, contain rhymes that were originally true or full rhymes,
but as read by modern readers they are now eye rhymes because of shifts in
pronunciation. An example is prove and love.
Other eye rhymes:
sew : blew
brow : crow
said : laid
read : dead (however, in the past tense read does rhyme with