12 May 2000

1.1.10 Interjections, in L'Huillier, Advanced French Grammar

presentation of L'Huillier's work, by Corry Shores

[Subsection headings are my own]

Monique L'Huillier

Advanced French Grammar

1. Framework

1.1 Parts of Speech

1.1.10 Interjections

Sometimes the speaker herself abruptly expresses a feeling or emotion, usually in an exclamatory way. We calls these parts of speech interjections.


Attention! (look-out!)

Au secours! (help!)

L'Huillier, Monique. Advanced French Grammar. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999.
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