The Interjections

 

Interjections are the words that are used to express some sudden feelings or emotions. They are not grammatically  related to any word or sentence.

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MORE ABOUT INTERJECTION

EXAMPLES OF INTERJECTION

Observe the following examples:-

For Example :-

  1. Hurrah! We won the match.

  2. Alas! He is no more.

  3. Oh! He has arrived.

  4. Hush! The baby is sleeping. 

The words in the above sentences : Hurrah, Alas, Oh, Hush are expressing sudden feelings/emotions. Such types of words are called interjections.

​Rules for interjections

  1. The Interjection is placed before a sentence begins.

  2. The mark of exclamation(!) always follows an Interjection.

Interjections may express:-

  1. Joy :- Hurrah! Huzza!, Ha-Ha!

  2. Sorrow:- Alas!, Oh!, Ah!

  3. Surprise:- What!, Ha!, Oh!

  4. Appreciation:-  Bravo!

  5. Calling:-Hello!, Hey!

Fill in the blanks with the correct options.

1)- .............! I am calling from Mumbai.(Hello, Oh)

2)-..............! You are failed.(Alas, Ah)

3)-..............! Don't make a noise in the class.(Oh, Hush)

4)- .............! You have done very well.(Hurrah, Bravo)

5)- .............! What a beautiful flower!(Oh, Ah)

6)-..............! What a shameful act it is!(Fie, Hush)

7)- .............! I can't believe it.(Oh, Ha)

8)- .............! She has committed suicide!(What, Oh)

9)- .............! Your friend has given an important message for you.(Hello, Listen)

10)- ...........! I won first prize.(Bravo, Hurrah)