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TONE
WRITER'S ATTITUDE TOWARDS SUBJECT, CHARACTERS, OR AUDIENCE
INTERNAL CONFLICT
STRUGGLE WITHIN A CHARACTER
EXTERNAL CONFLICT
STRUGGLE BETWEEN CHARACTER AND OUTSIDE FORCE
SYMBOL
ANYTHING REPRESENTING SOMETHING ELSE
THEME
CENTRAL MESSAGE OR INSIGHT INTO LIFE REVEALED BY A LITERARY WORK
FLAT CHARACTER
ONE-DIMENSIONAL CHARACTER
ROUND CHARACTER
COMPLEX AND MULTIFACETED CHARACTER, LIKE A REAL PERSON
REGIONAL DIALECT
FORM OF LANGUAGE SPOKEN BY PEOPLE IN A PARTICULAR REGION. USED TO MAKE CHARACTERS SEAM REALISTIC AND TO CREATED LOCAL COLOR.
REGIONALISM
LITERATURE ABOUT SPECIFIC GEOGRAPHICAL AREAS. PRESENTS THE DISTINCT CULTURE OF AN AREA INCLUDING SPEECH, CUSTOMS, BELIEFS AND HISTORY.
EXPOSITION
WRITING OR SPEECH THAT EXPLAINS, INFORMS, OR PRESENTS INFORMATION. COULD INCLUDE ANALYSIS, CLASSIFICATION, COMPARISON AND CONTRAST, DEFINITION, AND EXEMPLIFICATION.
FALLING ACTION
EVENTS THAT FOLLOW THE CLIMAX
RESOLUTION
AFTER CLIMAX, END OF CENTRAL CONFLICT
CLIMAX
CONFLICT'S HIGH POINT OF INTEREST OR SUSPENSE
POINT OF VIEW
PERSPECTIVE OR VANTAGE POINT FROM WHICH A STORY IS TOLD
(FIRST PERSON, OMNISCIENT THIRD PERSON, AND LIMITED THIRD PERSON)
STYLE
A WRITER'S TYPICAL WAY OF WRITING. INCLUDES WORD CHOICE, TONE, DEGREE OF FORMALITY, FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE, RHYTHM, GRAMATICAL STRUCTURE, SENTENCE LENGTH, AND ORGANIZATION.