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Linguistic Definition of Interjection

Interjections are words and phrases that express an emotion or sentiment on the part of the speaker.

Interjection is a grammatical form.

The grammatical function that interjections can perform is the interjector.

Interjections are not constituents of the subject or the predicate. Interjections are also not grammatically-related to any other part of the sentence.

References

Interjection: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interjection
What Is an Interjection?: http://www.writingcentre.uottawa.ca/hypergrammar/interjct.html

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