Daily Grammar

Lesson 97

Parts of the Sentence - Subject/Verb

Interjections, like the introductory there, do not fit grammatically with the rest of the sentence. They are never the subject. They come at the beginning of a sentence and may be set off with a comma. Example: Oh, I like your new car.

Instructions: Find the subject, verb, and interjections in these sentences.

1. Hey, what are you doing over there?

Hey, what are you doing over there?

2. Yes, I would like that very much.

Yes, I would like that very much.

3. Well, Joe did it.

Well, Joe did it.

4. Yippee! Our team won the game.

Yippee! Our team won the game.

5. Gosh, how did you do that?

Gosh, how did you do that?

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