You've washed your hands and made a brocha 'al netilat yadayim' and are now waiting for the baal habayit to say hamotzi. If you then hear someone else washing their hands and making the bracha (a common occurrence) should you answer amen to that bracha, or is it considered an interruption?
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In the Shulchan Aruch Harav it says two or three words (that have nothing to do with the meal) are not considered a Hefsek: