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ALLUSION
A REFERENCE IN LITERATURE TO ANOTHER PEICE OF LITERATURE.
CONFLICT
STRUGGLE BETWEEN OPPOSING FORCES
FLASHBACK
WHEN IN LITERATURE AN EARLIER EVENT WAS PLACED INTO REGULAR CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER.
IRONY OF A SITUATION
OPPOSITE OF WHAT WAS EXPECTED
IRONY OF A SITUATION
OPPOSITE OF WHAT WAS EXPECTED
VERBAL IRONY
SAYING THE OPPOSITE OF WHAT WAS MEANT
DRAMATIC IRONY
SOMETHING THAT HAPPENS THAT THE READERS KNOW ABOUT BEFORE THE CHARACTERS
PUN
A PLAY ON WORDS
RISING ACTION/COMPLICATION
CONFLICT DEVELOPES
EXPOSITON
WHEN CHARACTERS, BACKGROUND,& SETTING ARE REVEALED IN STORY
TONE
THE AUTHORS ATTTITUDE TOWARD HIS SUBJECT.
ANALOGY
ALIKE?
DENOUEMENT
RESOLUTION;CONFLICT RESOLVED
FALLING ACTION
CONFLICT BEGINS TO BE RESOLVED
METAPHOR
A COMPARISION BETWEEN TWO DISSIMILAR OBJECT NOT USING LIKE OR AS
SIMILE
A COMPARISION OF TWO SIMILAR OBJECTS USING LIKE OR AS
PLOT
THE WRITTERS OREDERING OF EVENTS IN THE STORY
RESOLUTION
ANSWER TO THE CONFLICT IN A STORY
SUSPENSE
THE QUALITY THAT KEEPS A READER INTERESTED AND WANTING TO READ MORE
CHARACTERIZATION
THE WAY A CHARACTER IS DEVELOPED BY AN AUTHOR
DICTION
WORD CHOICE
FORSHADOWING
A HINT OF SOMETHING TO COME LATER IN THE STORY
MOTIF
A recurrent thematic element IN LITERATURE
POINT OF VIEW
THE STATIS THAT THE NARRATOR WITHOLDS IN THE STORY:
1ST:THE NARRATOR IS ONE OF THE MAIN CHARACTERS IN THE STORY
3RD:NOT A CHARACTER IN THE STORY, LIMITED AMNISCENT(KNOWING)OF THE CHARACTERS IN THE STORY
RHETORICAL QUESTION
ONE THAT DOES NOT REQUIRE AN ANSWER
SETTING
WHERE THE STORY TAKES PLACE
SYMBOL
SOMETHING THATS A RREPRESTATION OF SOMETHING ELSE
CLIMAX
POINT OF INTENSITY;TURNING POINT
EPIPHANY
sudden realization
oxymoron
two contridictary words used together to have some valid reason