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end of central conflict; after the high point and reveals what happens as a result of climax
feeling of anxious uncertainty about the outcome of events in a literary work; keeps the reader interested
scene within a story showing past events during a present scene; scene within a story that interrupts the sequence of events to relate events that occur in the past and relate to the present
outside force; may be between two characters caused by a difference in ideas or personalities; man vs. nature or man vs. society
first person narrator
told by a character who uses the first-person pronoun "I"; limited to what only the narrator knows
third person limited
told by a character who stands outside the action and speaks about it; uses third person pronouns "he" or "she"
process by which authors create memorable characters and give them characteristics of interesting people
the character is revealed through their personality, appearance, words, actions, and effect on others
time and place of the story or action; overall enviroment of story; influences plot development and character's actions
central message, concern, or purpose;"insight into/about life"; gift of meaning that the author gives you; underlying message
author makes you figure this insight yourself; you must infer from the events and characters in the story;
reference to a well-known person,place,event, literary work, or work of art EX. Atticus says "let this cup pass from me." we relate this to Jesus in the garden before his crucifixion
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