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First Person POV
pronouns and verbs used to refer to the speaker or writer of the language in which they occur
Third Person POV
pronouns and verbs that are used to refer to something other than the speaker or addressee of the language in which they occur
Third Person Omniscient
infinitely wise, writer is not in the story but knows and decribes all the character's thoughts and ideas
occurs when the outcome of a work is unexpected, or events turn out to be the opposite from what one had expected
an author's persistent presence in his or her work, meant to ensure that the audience will maintain critical detachment and not simply accept the writing at face value
(theater) irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is understood by the audience but not by the characters in the play
when a writer uses God, destiny, or fate to dash the hopes and expectations of a character or humankind in general
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