|An interjection is a word added to a sentence to convey an emotion or a sentiment such as surprise, disgust, joy, excitement, or enthusiasm. It is not grammatically related to any other part of the sentence.|
InterjectionsInterjections are words used to express strong feeling or sudden emotion. They are included in a sentence - usually at the start - to express a sentiment such as surprise, disgust, joy, excitement or enthusiasm.
An interjection is not grammatically related to any other part of the sentence.
Yes and NoIntroductory expressions such as yes, no, indeed and well are also classed as interjections.
Phew!Some interjections are sounds.
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Another quick test on interjections
An interjection can be followed by either a comma or an exclamation mark. A comma is used for a mild interjection; whereas, an exclamation mark is used for a more abrupt display of surprise, emotion or deep feeling.
NOT IN BUSINESS WRITING
Avoid using interjections in business writing.