Oh, no! Hey! Interjections Good grief! Hooray! Yikes!
Interjections • Are words or phrases that express feelings (Wow! Awesome! Oh, yes, Hey!) • Have no grammatical connection to the sentence (can be at the beginning or end) • Are separated from the sentence with… • Comma – NO strong feeling expressed • Exclamation point – strong feeling expressed
Examples of Interjections • Hey! Are you going to the dance tonight? • Yes, I’m going with Bill. Why do you ask? • Darn! I wanted you to go with me. • Well, we could probably all go together. • Awesome! That would be great! • Talk to you later. Bye!