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conflict
Struggle between opposing forces or struggle that gives any story its energy and makes it interesting
external conflict
Character struggles with an outside source
internal conflict
Conflict that takes place within a character’s mind
footnote
A note at the bottom of a page, giving further information about something mentioned in the text above
character
A person in a story, novel, or play that takes part in the action of a story
context clue
Words or phrases near an unfamiliar word that can help you figure out the word’s meaning.
irony
Irony is a contrast between expectations and reality.
verbal irony
A contrast between what is said and what is meant
situational irony
Occurs when what happens is very different than what we expect.
dramatic irony
Occurs when the audience or readers knows something the character does not know.
exaggeration
Overstatement
understatement
Saying less than what is meant
autobiography
A writer’s account of his or her own life
narrator
A narrator is a person or character in whose voice a story is told.