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Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
Literary terms pp (nugenang v1)
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  • 1. Literary Terms & Story Elements Everything you ever wanted to know about literary definitions OR
  • 2. SETTING <ul><li>the time in which the story takes place </li></ul><ul><li>the place where the story takes place </li></ul><ul><li>the mood of the story </li></ul>
  • 3. MOOD <ul><li>The overall feeling that is created by an author’s choice of words </li></ul><ul><li>This is part of the setting. </li></ul>
  • 4. CHARACTERIZATION The individuals responsible for moving the story line from the beginning to the end <ul><li>Antagonist - a character in conflict with the protagonist; the “bad guy” </li></ul><ul><li>Protagonist - the main character; the “good guy” </li></ul><ul><li>Dynamic Character - a character who matures and gains knowledge in the course of the story </li></ul><ul><li>Static Character - a character who stays the same throughout the story </li></ul><ul><li>Flat Character - a character who is one-sided and often stereotyped </li></ul><ul><li>Round Character - a character who is fully developed and exhibits many traits; often both faults and virtues </li></ul>
  • 5. PLOT LINE CONCLUSION FALLING ACTION CLIMAX / TURNING POINT RISING ACTION (EVENTS & CONFLICT) INTRODUCTION / EXPOSITION RESOLUTION
  • 6. INTRODUCTION / EXPOSITION <ul><li>Background material about the characters, setting, and situation with which the author introduces the essentials of the story to the reader - at the beginning of the plot line </li></ul>
  • 7. RISING ACTION <ul><li>The part of the story, including the events and conflict, in which the tension rises; rising action builds to the story’s climax </li></ul>
  • 8. CONFLICT <ul><li>The source of tension and drama in the story or the “story problem” </li></ul>TYPES 1. Person against person <ul><li>Person against himself (internal conflict) </li></ul>3. Person against nature 4. Person against machine <ul><li>Person against society </li></ul><ul><li>Person against fate </li></ul>
  • 9. CLIMAX / TURNING POINT <ul><li>The moment when the action comes to its highest point of dramatic conflict and the event that leads to the solution of the conflict </li></ul>
  • 10. RESOLUTION <ul><li>This is how the conflict is solved, or, resolved. </li></ul>
  • 11. FALLING ACTION <ul><li>The part of the story after the resolution and leading to the conclusion when there is a sharp decline in dramatic tension. </li></ul>
  • 12. CONCLUSION <ul><li>The ending of the story </li></ul>
  • 13. PLOT LINE CONCLUSION FALLING ACTION CLIMAX / TURNING POINT RISING ACTION (EVENTS & CONFLICT) INTRODUCTION / EXPOSITION RESOLUTION
  • 14. POINT OF VIEW (the perspective from which the story is told) <ul><li>FIRST PERSON - story is told from the perspective of one of the characters; uses first person pronouns (I, me, we, us) </li></ul><ul><li>THIRD-PERSON LIMITED - told from the perspective of one of the characters; using third person pronouns (he, she) Only know limited characters’ thoughts </li></ul><ul><li>THIRD-PERSON OMNISCIENT - narrator knows all of the characters’ thoughts and feelings </li></ul><ul><li>THIRD PERSON OBJECTIVE- narrator only knows what is external to the characters </li></ul>
  • 15. THEME <ul><li>The central “message” that the author intends to communicate by telling the story; often universal truths that are suggested by the story (general statements about life or people) </li></ul>
  • 16. SYMBOLISM <ul><li>The use of an image, object, character, or action that stands for an idea beyond its literal meaning. </li></ul>
  • 17. FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE
  • 18. FLASHBACK <ul><li>a scene in a story that interrupts the events to relate events that occurred in the past </li></ul>
  • 19. FORESHADOWING <ul><li>Gives readers clues about events that will happen later in the story </li></ul>
  • 20. IRONY
  • 21. STYLE <ul><li>the ways that an author uses language - including word choice, length and complexity of sentences; use of imagery and symbols as well as figurative language </li></ul>
  • 22. TONE <ul><li>the author’s attitude toward toward his readers and his subject </li></ul>
  • 23. DIALOGUE <ul><li>The actual words that characters speak. Dialogue dramatizes conflict and helps to portray the characters of the story </li></ul>
  • 24. ALLITERATION <ul><li>The repetition of the same beginning sounds </li></ul>A fter the a ltercation, a ll of the a pes a pproached the a nteaters with a ffection.
  • 25. THAT’S ALL FOLKS!!

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