the sequence of events in a story.
the time and place the story takes place in
the tension or friction between forces in the plot. Character v.s. character, Character v.s. nature, Character v.s. society, and Character v.s. self
the message or lesson that the author is trying to convey to the reader.
the main character of leading figure inn a story. (the good guy or hero)
a character who opposes the protagonist (main or lead character) in the story. (bad guy)
Point of view
relates to who is telling the story or the point of view the story is told in.
uses words like I and my. A character is telling the story.
uses words like you. addresses the reader directly
uses words like he, she, they. A narrator is telling the story.
a main character in the story that the reader knows a lot about
a minor character in the story that the reader does not know a lot about.
a character that does not change his or her personality or outlook throughout the story.
a character that does change his or her personality or outlook throughout the story.
a form of comparison in which animals, ideas, objects, etc., are given human qualities
comparing two or more things using the words like or as.
comparing two or more things not using the words like or as.
the most exciting of intense part of the story. The turning point in the story.
includes all the words that tell whom or what the sentence is about
includes the verb and all the words that tell what the subject does
a word that names a person, place, thing or idea.
a word that is used in the place of a noun or another pronoun
a word that modifies a verb, and adjective or another adverb. They answer the question how, when, where or to what extent.
a word that modifies, or describes an noun of pronoun
a word that shows relationship between a noun or pronoun and some other word in the sentence.
a word used to join words or groups of words. Different kinds of __________ do different jobs. They connect words used in the same way, subjects, predicates, or any other kind of sentence part.
a word used to express an action, a condition, or state of being. the two main kinds are action and linking.
words that paint a picture in your mind
an obvious exaggeration
using words or creating phases of words that imitate sound
the repetition of sounds at the ends of words
writing in a personal way
describing or explaining something
to inform, explain to the reader
the writer is convincing the reader
this sentence asks a question
this sentence ends with a period or exclamation point and tells someone to do something
this sentence makes a statement and ends with a period
this sentence shows strong feelings and ends in an exclamation point
What are three questions that adjectives answer?
What kind, How many or how much, Which one or ones?