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Ailerons
moveable surfaces near the trailing edges of aircraft winds, used for banking
Bellow
roar like a bull; cry out in a deep blaring voice
Climax
the point of greatest suspense
Conflict
the problem of a story
Cunningly
cleverly or craftily
Exposition
beginning of a story where the background, setting, characters, and conflict are revealed
Falling Action
logical result of the conflict
Flinched
drew back or away, as if from something dangerous; winced
Foreshadow
to show or indicate beforehand
Gait
a manner of walking, stepping, or running
Mayday
an international radiotelephone distress signal used by ships and aircraft
Mourning
the state of grieving over a death
Narrative
a story or account or events, experiences, or the like whether true or fictional
Resolution
how the conflict is resolved
Rising Action
adds complications to the conflict
Setting
time and place a story occurs
Symbolism
using an object to stand for a conflict
Synchronized
to set to the same time, as with watches; to operate, move, or work at the same rate and exactly together
Valiant
brave
Bank
a controlled tilt made by a turning plane