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Interjections
from Heidi by Johanna Spyri
Analysis Key

Some of these sentences were modified to include interjections that are not in Heidi.

1. Oh [Inj], how beautiful (PA) the snow looks! |

2. Why [Inj], one might think [DO I was telling you (IO) the silliest

things (DO) ]. |

3. Golly [Inj], everything is so wonderful (PA) now! |

4. Oh [Inj] well [Inj], that is better (PA). |

5. Gee [Inj], I have the same dream (DO) every night [NuA]. |

6. Um [Inj], does it really live way up there? |

7. Well [Inj], well [Inj], what (DO) does that mean? |

8. Yes [#1] indeed [Inj]! I shall do [Adv. to "shall do" as you say]

Mr. Sesemann [DirA]. |

9. Oh [Inj], there is our little Swiss girl (PN). |

10. Bärli and Schwänli, {of course}  [Inj], are not forgotten (P); | they

will spend the winter (DO) {in a good solid stable} [Adj. to "stable" that is

being built (P) {for them}]. |


Note
1. Although "Yes" and "No" are normally considered adverbs, can they not also function as interjection?