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Plot Structure

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Plot Structure

  1. 1. Plot Structure<br />
  2. 2. What Is PLOT?<br />Plot is the order of events in a story or any other type or narrative<br />
  3. 3. Exposition<br />Beginning of the plot where the reader discovers the story’s SETTING and CHARACTERS<br />CHARACTERS<br />Exposition<br />
  4. 4. Exposition<br />Beginning of the plot where the reader discovers the story’s SETTING and CHARACTERS<br />CHARACTERS<br />Exposition<br />
  5. 5. Exposition<br />Beginning of the plot where the reader discovers the story’s SETTING and CHARACTERS<br />CHARACTERS<br />Exposition<br />
  6. 6. Exposition<br />Beginning of the plot where the reader discovers the story’s SETTING and CHARACTERS<br />CHARACTERS<br />and<br />SETTING<br />Exposition<br />
  7. 7. Exposition<br />Beginning of the plot where the reader discovers the story’s SETTING and CHARACTERS<br />CHARACTERS<br />and<br />SETTING<br />Exposition<br />
  8. 8. Exposition<br />Beginning of the plot where the reader discovers the story’s SETTING and CHARACTERS<br />CHARACTERS<br />and<br />SETTING<br />Exposition<br />
  9. 9. Exposition<br />Beginning of the plot where the reader discovers the story’s SETTING and CHARACTERS<br />CHARACTERS<br />and<br />SETTING<br />Exposition<br />
  10. 10. Exposition<br />Beginning of the plot where the reader discovers the story’s SETTING and CHARACTERS<br />CHARACTERS<br />and<br />SETTING<br />Exposition<br />
  11. 11. Conflict<br />The point the PLOT where the <br />character or characters face a PROBLEM<br />Exposition<br />Conflict<br />
  12. 12. Rising Action<br />The central part of a story during which various problems arise, leading up to the climax.<br />Rising Action<br />Exposition<br />Conflict<br />
  13. 13. Rising Action<br />The central part of a story during which various problems arise, leading up to the climax.<br />Rising Action<br />Exposition<br />Conflict<br />
  14. 14. Rising Action<br />The central part of a story during which various problems arise, leading up to the climax.<br />Rising Action<br />Exposition<br />Conflict<br />
  15. 15. Climax<br />The high point of the story, where a culmination of events create the peak of the conflict. <br />Climax<br />Rising Action<br />Exposition<br />Conflict<br />
  16. 16. Falling Action<br />This part of the story shows the result of the climax, and its effects on the characters, setting and proceeding events<br />Climax<br />Falling Action<br />Rising Action<br />Exposition<br />Conflict<br />
  17. 17. Resolution<br />This part of the story consists of a series of events that follow the climax, and serves as the conclusion of the story<br />Climax<br />Falling Action<br />Rising Action<br />Exposition<br />Conflict<br />
  18. 18. Dénouement<br />This part of the story consists of a series of events that follow the climax, and serves as the conclusion of the story<br />Climax<br />Falling Action<br />Rising Action<br />Resolution or <br />Dénouement<br />(“to untie”)<br />Exposition<br />Conflict<br />
  19. 19. Dénouement<br />This part of the story consists of a series of events that follow the climax, and serves as the conclusion of the story<br />Climax<br />Falling Action<br />Rising Action<br />Resolution or <br />Dénouement<br />(“to untie”)<br />Exposition<br />Conflict<br />
  20. 20. Dénouement<br />This part of the story consists of a series of events that follow the climax, and serves as the conclusion of the story<br />Climax<br />Falling Action<br />Rising Action<br />Resolution or <br />Dénouement<br />(“to untie”)<br />Exposition<br />Conflict<br />
  21. 21. THE END!<br />

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