A Brief Quiz On Interjections

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A Brief Quiz On Interjections

Interjections are used in the English language to express emotions such as excitement, surprise or disgust. This part of speech is commonly used in informal language than in a formal setting. How good are you at using interjections? This is a 20- item quiz. Instructions: Choose the best interjection that is appropriate for the sentence. All the best and keep practicing.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    "_____! You're stepping on my foot."(expressing pain)
    • A. 

      Ah

    • B. 

      Oh

    • C. 

      Ouch

    • D. 

      Hmmm

    • E. 

      Well

  • 2. 
    "Oh _____! Does it hurt?" (expressing pity)
    • A. 

      Alas

    • B. 

      Er

    • C. 

      Dear

    • D. 

      Eh

    • E. 

      Hmmm

  • 3. 
    "_____, that seems good." (expressing pleasure)
    • A. 

      Ah

    • B. 

      Er

    • C. 

      Hmmm

    • D. 

      Hey

    • E. 

      O

  • 4. 
    "_____, she's dead now." (expressing grief or pity)
    • A. 

      Oh

    • B. 

      Er

    • C. 

      Hay

    • D. 

      Alas

    • E. 

      Ah

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Yow

    • B. 

      Oh

    • C. 

      Eh

    • D. 

      Yeah

    • E. 

      Hmmm

  • 6. 
    "Lima is the capital of..._____...Peru." (expressing hesitation)
    • A. 

      Hmmm

    • B. 

      Er

    • C. 

      Yow

    • D. 

      Yhup

    • E. 

      Hey

  • 7. 
    "_____ John. How are you today?" (expressing greeting)
    • A. 

      Hullo

    • B. 

      Yeah

    • C. 

      Yow

    • D. 

      Er

    • E. 

      Ah

  • 8. 
    "_____! What a good idea!" (expressing surprise, joy, etc.)
    • A. 

      Hey

    • B. 

      Le

    • C. 

      Yow

    • D. 

      Hi

    • E. 

      Er

  • 9. 
    "_____, please say 'yes'!" (expressing pleading)
    • A. 

      Le

    • B. 

      Er

    • C. 

      Ah

    • D. 

      Eh

    • E. 

      Oh

  • 10. 
    "_____! look at that!" (calling attention)
    • A. 

      Ho

    • B. 

      Hey

    • C. 

      Ye

    • D. 

      Yeah

    • E. 

      Le

  • 11. 
    "_____. I don't think that's a great idea."(expressing hesitation, doubt or disagreement)
    • A. 

      Le

    • B. 

      Hey

    • C. 

      Er

    • D. 

      Hmm

    • E. 

      Oh

  • 12. 
    "_____! You're here!" (expressing surprise)
    • A. 

      Ah

    • B. 

      Oh

    • C. 

      Er

    • D. 

      Hey

    • E. 

      Ahmm

  • 13. 
    "_____...I don't know the answer to that." (expressing hesitation)
    • A. 

      Uh

    • B. 

      Oh

    • C. 

      Ah

    • D. 

      Hm

    • E. 

      Er

  • 14. 
    "Shall we go?" "_____." (expressing agreement)
    • A. 

      Er

    • B. 

      Yow

    • C. 

      Hey

    • D. 

      Uh-huh

    • E. 

      Ouch

  • 15. 
    "85 divided by 5 is..._____...17." (expressing hesitation)
    • A. 

      Um

    • B. 

      Eh

    • C. 

      Er

    • D. 

      Ahmm

    • E. 

      Ow

  • 16. 
    "_____, what did he say?" (introducing a remark)
    • A. 

      Ah

    • B. 

      Yow

    • C. 

      Hey

    • D. 

      Ouch

    • E. 

      Well

  • 17. 
    "What do you think of that, _____?"
    • A. 

      Eh

    • B. 

      Ah

    • C. 

      Oh

    • D. 

      Yow

    • E. 

      Le

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      Le

    • B. 

      Ah

    • C. 

      Oh

    • D. 

      Er

    • E. 

      Ahmm

  • 19. 
    "_____, I don't think you're the one that I'm trying to look for."(expressing hesitation)
    • A. 

      Oh

    • B. 

      Uh

    • C. 

      Eh

    • D. 

      Ah

    • E. 

      Hey