Interjections worksheet

The interjection is a part of speech which is more commonly used in informal language than in formal writing or speech. An interjection is a part of speech that demonstrates the emotion or feeling of the author. The function of interjections is to express emotions or sudden bursts of feelings. These words or phrases can stand alone, or be placed before or after a sentence.


Fill in the blank.
Write your answers on a sheet of paper.

1. ________ Thank you for inviting me to your wedding.

A. Awesome!
B. Congratulations!
C. We
D. Both A and B

2. ________ that car is so filthy inside.

A. Why
B. Because
C. Yuck!
D. Remember

3. ________ the puppy is so cute.

A. Oops!
B. Aww,
C. Yuck!
D. Jeez

4. ________ This pizza is delicious!

A. Eww!
B. Yikes!
C. Phew!
D. Holy cow!

5. ________ What a terrible performance.

A. Booh!
B. Cheers!
C. Duh!
D. Wow!

6. ________ I just purchased my first house.

A. Yee-haw!
B. Yay!
C. Yipee!
D. All of the above

7. ________ it was the puppy who ate the jelly beans!

A. Um!
B. Hurray!
C. Aha,
D. Hmm!

8. ________ I really missed up this time.

A. “Alas,
B. “Oh dear,
C. Cheers!
D. Both A and C

9. “Try to understand.” ________ What is there to understand?

A. Hey!
B. Huh!
C. ooh-la-la
D. Nah!

10. ________What are you doing to my car?

A. Yah!
B. Hey!
C. Duh!
D. Both A and C

11. ________ I’m slipping.

A. Help!
B. “Alas,
C. Bingo!
D. “Ouch!

12. ________ I think the squirrel is in the Attic.

A. “Er,
B. “Oh!
C. “Oww,
D. “Uh-oh,

13. ________ Did I forget to bring my tablet?

A. Yah!
B. “Eek!
C. “Ooh,
D. “Oh no!

14. ________ I almost tripped on the rug”.

A. Nah!
B. Yuck!
C. Oops!
D. Eh?

15. ________ I’m so sorry, I won’t be at the party”.

A. “Ha!
B. “Woo hoo!
C. “Aw,
D. “Mmm,

Correct answers

1. D
2. C
3. B
4. D
5. A
6. D
7. C
8. B
9. B
10. B
11. A
12. D
13. D
14. C
15. C

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