An interjection is a word or word group that shows feeling. A mild interjection is followed by a comma; a strong interjection is followed by an exclamation mark. Interjections are rather easy to understand so we will not spend much time on them.
Well, we will soon be home.
Oh! I didn’t know he had died.
Instructions: Find the interjections in these sentences.
1. Dear me! That is terrible.
2. Nonsense, you can do it.
3. Wow! You look gorgeous!
4. Sh! The baby is asleep.
5. Oh, what a beautiful baby you have.
–For answers scroll down.

1. dear me
2. nonsense
3. wow
4. sh
5. oh

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