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The point in a story where the author "catches" the reader's attention by presenting a problem or situation.
The sequence of events in a story.
The struggle between two opposing forces. It can be people, nature, animals, etc.
The conflict a character has with an outside force.
The conflict a character has within himself or his mind.
The beginning of a story where we learn the main characters, setting, and conflict.
The series of conflicts in a story that lead to the climax.
The turning point of the story. The most intense moment--either mentally or in action.
The actions after the climax.
The end of the story.
The main character in a story.
A person or force who opposes the protagonist.