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the central idea, or insight, about life or human behavior the story revels. Not directy reveled through experiences. There may be a most meaningful one.
theme is not the same as the subject. the theme makes some revelation to the subject. Should be expressed in a sentance. Can also be expressed though what the charactor learns.
You can express the SAME theme in DIFFERENT words. You may have a different opinion about the theme.
Suggesting BEFORHAND For means ahead. Shadow is a glimpse of something without complete details.
occurs when the author tells you about something that happend in the PAST. Flash means a quick glimse. Back means a look back in the story.
Point of view
the vantage point from which the story is told. The three are First Person, third person limited, and third person omniscient
3rd person limited point of view
gives one characters thoughts and reactions / uses third person pronouns like he, she, they / tells little about other characters
the attitude a speaker or writer takes towards a subject, character, or audience/ examples are humorous, suspenseful, gloomy
the writers distinctive use of language and his or her overall style / in fiction, narrators are also said to have this
a figure of speech in which human characteristics are given to an animal or a object.
the use of a word to describe or imitate a natural sounds or the sound made by an object
a group of words established by usage as having a meaning not deducible from those of individual words
a thing ( could be an object, person, situation, or action) which stands for something else more abstract
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