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interjection
American English: /ˌɪn(t)ərˈdʒɛkʃ(ə)n/
British English: /ɪntəˈdʒɛkʃ(ə)n/

Translation of interjection in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 (Linguistics) 1.2 (exclamation)
    Example sentences
    • In English, conjunctions, determiners, interjections, particles, and pronouns are grammatical words.
    • I am working on a book about the parts of speech - that's right, nouns, verbs, interjections and all the rest.
    • Two significant categories, of course - an article lacking interjections and pronouns, for example, would not pack the punch of one without any nouns or verbs.

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