The words speel, spiel sound the same but have different meanings and spellings. Why do speel, spiel sound the same even though they are completely different words?
The answer is simple: speel, spiel are homophones of the English language.
A splinter; a strip of wood or metal.
A story; a spiel.
To talk at length, to spiel.
A lengthy or extravagant speech or argument usually intended to persuade.
To talk or say (something) at length or extravagantly.
Definitions from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License, from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition and Wordnik.
Homophones (literally "same sound") are usually defined as words that share the same pronunciation, regardless of how they are spelled.