Exclamations

Exclamations are short utterances that we make when we are very surprised.

Notes

Exclamations are not always sentences. Sometimes they are a noise, or a word!

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One-word exclamations

Many exclamations have just one word:

  • Help!
  • Blast!
  • Nonsense!
  • Rubbish!

Other exclamations

Here there are some other structures of exclamations:

1. what + noun

  • What a pity!
  • What a beautiful day!
  • What rubbish!

2. how + adjective

  • How silly!
  • How lovely!

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