Good grief!
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Good grief!
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (general)
a. ¡Dios mío!
Good grief! You do have a lot of comics don't you!¡Dios mío! ¡Sí que tienes much cómics!
b. ¡Por Dios!
Good grief! Are you almost ready? We've been waiting for you for 45 minutes!¡Por Dios! ¿Estás casi listo ya? ¡Llevamos 45 minutos esperándote!
c. ¡Santo cielo!
Good grief! It is so hot out today!¡Santo cielo! ¡Qué calor hace hoy!
d. ¡Ostras!
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Good grief! I wish those kids would keep it down!¡Ostras! ¡Ojalá esos jóvenes dejaran de hacer tanto ruido!
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