is a sudden shift in mood from serious to comic or trivial
is a background information provided by the author to the further the development of the plot, conflict, or characterization
when the author goes back to a previous moment in time and describes it as if it was the present
when the author gives us a hint as to what will occur later in the story
the person or force is against the protagonist
Sometimes that occurs before the story starts that is important to the plot
the turning point for the protagonist and/or the highest point of emotions intercity for the reader
the crisi that starts the conflict
occurs after the climax, Not in every story, When the author explains things that were unclear to the reader before the climax
told from a Narrators point of view the narrator can go into the thought and feelings of one character
told from a narrators point of view but 2 or more
story is told from outside the minds of a character. the writer doesn’t enter the minds of any characters
story is told from the main character point of view
the authors central message that he/she is attempting to share with the reader
is realistic, and has only one or two dimensions
the character only has one or two dimensions
the vent/moment when the conflict starts for the protagonist
person vs personperson vs. environmentperson vs him/her self
the general feeling presented to the reader
does not need change in a meaningful way
change in a lasting meaningful way
a short description of a character using heading and evidence
a situation that suddenly becomes very dangerous or difficult
a choice between two unpleasant or difficult options
a moment of sudden revelation or insight
the part of a literary plot that occurs after the climax has been reached and the conflict has been resolved.
When we say one thing and mean another ( funny )
When the reader knows something the character doesn’t
When we are lead to believe that something will happen And something else happens
a reference to an event, person,book,quote, or music that the reader is assumed to know.
the main character, who must overcome obstacles and resolve the conflict
something used for or regarded as representing something else
a related series of incidents in a literary plot that build toward the point of greatest interest.
an act of hindering someone’s plans or efforts
A detail, image, or character type that occurs frequently in literature and myth and is thought to appeal in a universal way to the unconscious and to evoke a response
An idea or feeling that a word invokes for a person in addition to its literal or primary meaning.
The dictionary definition of a word
Authors attitude towards the character or situation.
the series of related events in a story or play, sometimes called the storyline.
A contrast between expectation and reality
a literary work that ridicules or criticizes human vice through humor or derision
A comparison of two different things that are alike in some way.
A statement that contradicts itself