bare vs bear backup (extra, substitute, spare): We need a backup power supply in case.
back up (help, support, aid): He’ll back you up, when you ask for money.
We used a piece of meat as bait. The salesman won’t bate a penny of it.
We have in fact a plan to ban smoking in the office. Those noisy kids are the bane of my life.
Samuel threw the ball to me, and I caught it. She likes to bawl against everyone.
I Michael was bare from the waist up. She was also bearing a basket of vegetables.