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English Vocabulary for Interjections

Learn Interjections in English

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This is a lesson to help you learn common interjections in English. There are eight learning methods for you to work through, including five different games and three different types of flashcard. At the end, there are three example sentences for each word.

Vocabulary Games for

The games and flashcards are currently set to test the following [wait...] words:

Table of Contents

  • Match-the-Pairs Game
  • Memory Game
  • Basic Flash Cards
  • Spell-the-Word Game
  • Multi-Choice Test
  • Learn with Hangman!
  • "Sentence" Flash Cards
  • "Missing Word" Flash Cards
  • Example Sentences

Match-the-Pairs Game

Sets: getting ready...

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  • Your mission is to match each picture with the correct word in as few a clicks as possible.
  • There are three pictures in each set, and there are sets to complete.
  • Click on your first square to start. Good luck!
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Memory Game

Pairs: getting ready...

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getting ready...
  • Your mission is to pair pictures with their correct titles in as few a clicks as possible.
  • Click on a card to turn it. Next, try to find its partner by clicking on a second card. (If you fail to find a match with your second click, both cards will turn again.)
  • This is a memory game as well as a vocabulary-learning game.
  • Click on your first card to start. Good luck!
Ranking (Clicks)

Guru ()
Hero ()
Captain ()
Sergeant ()
Recruit ()

Basic Flash Cards

Spell-the-Word Game

Spell the word represented by the picture.

Learn with Hangman!

Hangman is a classic word game. In this version, the hidden word is one of the words from the "interjections" category. Choose your first letter to start.
  • Guess the hidden word by choosing one letter at a time.
  • If you guess a letter in the hidden word, then all is good.
  • If you guess a letter that is not in the hidden word, then the hangman starts to build the gallows.
  • If the gallows are completed, you lose.
  • Good luck!
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Create Your Own Version of This Game

Here is the word library for this game:

"Sentence" Flash Cards

Click on the box to see the word in a sentence.

"Missing Word" Flash Cards

Click on the box to see the missing word in a sentence.

Example Sentences

Here are 3 sentences for each of the following words from the "interjections" category:
  • damn, ew, jeepers, no, oh, omg, oops, ow, phew, sigh, um, woohoo, yay, yeah, yuck
damn

damn

  • He accidentally spilled his drink, and he muttered, "Damn!"
  • She missed the bus and said, "Damn, I'm going to be late!"
  • The unexpected rain soaked her clothes, and she exclaimed, "Damn this weather!"
ew

ew

  • She made a face and said, "Ew, this food tastes terrible!"
  • He found a slimy bug in his garden and shouted, "Ew! Get away from me!"
  • The spoiled milk smelled awful, and she wrinkled her nose, saying, "Ew, that's disgusting!"
jeepers

jeepers

  • When the surprise gift was unveiled, she exclaimed, "Jeepers, it's exactly what I wanted!"
  • He saw a scary movie and jumped in his seat, saying, "Jeepers, that was terrifying!"
  • The magician performed an incredible trick, leaving the audience in awe, saying, "Jeepers, how did he do that?"
no

no

  • She asked if he wanted more dessert, and he replied, "No, I'm already full."
  • He wanted to go to the park, but it started raining, so he said, "No park today."
  • They offered him a second helping of spaghetti, and he politely declined, saying, "No, thank you."
oh

oh

  • She received a surprise gift and exclaimed, "Oh, how thoughtful!"
  • He realized he had forgotten his keys and sighed, "Oh, I can't believe I did that."
  • They saw a beautiful rainbow in the sky and said, "Oh, look at that!"
omg

omg

  • She couldn't believe her eyes when she saw the surprise party decorations and exclaimed, "OMG! This is amazing!"
  • He received a text message with exciting news and replied, "OMG, that's incredible!"
  • They watched a hilarious video online and laughed, "OMG, I can't stop laughing!"
oops

oops

  • She accidentally knocked over a glass of water and said, "Oops, my bad!"
  • He bumped into a friend while texting and chuckled, "Oops, didn't see you there!"
  • They dropped a pencil during the test and whispered, "Oops, sorry!"
ow

ow

  • He stubbed his toe on the chair and exclaimed, "Ow, that hurts!"
  • She accidentally touched the hot stove and quickly pulled her hand back, saying, "Ow, that's hot!"
  • They were playing catch, and the ball hit them in the arm, making them cry out, "Ow, that stings!"
phew

phew

  • After a long day at work, he sighed, "Phew, I'm finally home."
  • She finished a challenging exam and wiped her brow, saying, "Phew, that was tough!"
  • They completed a difficult hike to the mountaintop and breathed a sigh of relief, "Phew, we made it!"
sigh

sigh

  • She sighed with contentment while relaxing in a hammock on a sunny day.
  • He let out a deep sigh of frustration when he couldn't find his keys.
  • They watched a beautiful sunset and sighed in awe of the colorful sky.
um

um

  • He paused for a moment and said, "Um, I'm not sure what to do next."
  • She hesitated before answering and started with, "Um, let me think."
  • They were asked a difficult question, and they replied, "Um, can you repeat that?"
woohoo

woohoo

  • They won the game and shouted, "Woohoo, we did it!"
  • She received good news and celebrated with a cheerful, "Woohoo!"
  • He finished a challenging project and exclaimed, "Woohoo, it's finally done!"
yay

yay

  • She was excited about the weekend and exclaimed, "Yay, it's Friday!"
  • He received a surprise gift and happily shouted, "Yay, thank you!"
  • They successfully completed a difficult puzzle and cheered, "Yay, we did it!"
yeah

yeah

  • He agreed with their plan and said, "Yeah, that sounds good."
  • She asked if they wanted ice cream, and they replied, "Yeah, I'd love some."
  • They watched their favorite team score a goal and cheered, "Yeah, go team!"
yuck

yuck

  • She tasted the strange food and made a face, saying, "Yuck, this is awful!"
  • He found a spoiled piece of fruit in the fridge and exclaimed, "Yuck, that's gross!"
  • They accidentally stepped in mud and grimaced, "Yuck, my shoes are dirty!"
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This page was written by Craig Shrives.

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