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Hello!

I'd like to know how to write (correctly) sounds that express a particular feeling.
Aargh! = ? how would you "translate" it? despair?
uh ? = ? hesitation?
dah! (duh?) = disgust?
slurp

Can you add others?

Can you also check the spelling?

Thank you!
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how do you write the word of a baby crying?... somthing like orwaeeeeeeeee..? im norwegian so its a bit hard for me:)
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Oops! = after making a minor error

Whoops! = after dropping something unimportant

Yikes! = semi-humorous expression of mild alarm

Mmm = (level intonation) I'm sceptical about what you have just said

Mmm? = (rising intonation) What was that? Pardon?

Mmm-mmm = That's delicious!

Ups-a-daisy! = Said to a child when it has fallen, to try and get it back up on its feet and moving before it starts screaming.

p.s. LOL at Mr P's handy guide to correct Oo-er etiquette... and a nostalgic hooray! for the Carry On films. It's been so long, I'd almost forgotten (oo-er)!


It's been so long, I'd almost forgotten (oo-er)!

I think that may well be an (oo-er²).

MrP
Anybody know how to write a wolf whistle? Or any whistle made with one's mouth?

JP
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how do you write the sound of a baby crying?
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Anonymoushow do you write the word of a baby crying?... somthing like orwaeeeeeeeee..? im norwegian so its a bit hard for me
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You might just have to describe this one in the body of the text. Dunno. If you are talking about literature (not screenplay for example) then something like "He let out a long whistle, that was both attention grabbing and suggestive". That sort of captures the intended sound without expressing it in quotes.
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