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The time and place of a story
Point of View
What point the story is told from; Who is telling the story
All-knowing; Knows what everyone is thinking and doing
Told from the narrator's point of view, using "I"
Point of view in which the narrator is outside of the story - an observer
Does not know everything
the story that is told in a novel or play or movie etc.
opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters or forces (especially an opposition that motivates the development of the plot); A problem
The start of a story
Events leading up to the climax
The decisive moment in a novel or play
Events happening after the conflict and before the resoloution
The point in the story where the central conflict is resolved and the reader learns the outcome of the plot
Incongruity between what might be expected and what actually occurs
The people in the story
Usually involved in the conflict; changes throughout the story
Not very importnant; does not usually change
Language & Dialect
To help define the time and setting of the story
A story with two meanings, on literal, and the other alligorical
Saying something that has a symbolic meaning
The author's opinion of the topic
How a character speaks, the language they use