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Something (an object or color, for example) that an author uses to represent an idea in a story is called a
Symbol
why characters behave in a certain way.
Motivation
the problems or the things the character must deal with as she or he tries to solve the conflict.
Complications
From whose "eyes" the story being told is known as
Point of View
general feeling or mood in a work of literature can be referred to as
Atmosphere
A description that compares one thing to another, using words like or as is called
Simile
occurs at the end of the story
Resolution
Major struggle between characters or between opposing forces (either internal or external)
Conflict
is the exciting point in the story where the main character or characters face and made a huge decision. Hint: the point where the conflict will finally be settled.
Climax
language that appeals to the senses.
Imagery
The person or animal in a work of literature is called
Character
is the series of related events that make up the story
Plot
The time, place, and atmosphere in which a story's events occur is call the
Setting
the big idea that a story conveys about life
Theme
word of phrase that draws a comparison between two things. It does not use words like or as.
Metaphor