repetition of initial consonant sound
reference to another literary work within a particular work
reference to something that did not exist at the time the story is set
main character, the good guy, who undergoes a change
main character who is in conflict with the protagonist; the "bad guy"
the "feeling" or emotions brought out by the story or poem
story of a person's life written by that person
story of a person's life written by another
the way an author describes or draws a character
author comes out and tells
though action and dialogue
highest point of action
order in which events actually take place in time
where the story conflict begins to resolve
struggle or problem between two opposing forces
character and his conscience (himself)
between character and another character or another force
author writes as a character speaks, according to local accents or vernacular
in drama, the presentation of essential information regarding what has occurred prior to the beginning of the play
going back to previous events
giving hints or inklings about future events
when an author uses a major exaggeration to make a point
using words to make visual image for the reader
when the opposite of what is expected happens
a comparison of one thing to something that is seemingly dissimilar (without using like or as)
lesson that a story intends to teach
telling of the story
point of view
who is telling the story
giving human qualities to an inanimate object
sequence of events in a story
solving the "problem" in the story, trying up loose ends
where and when the story takes place
comparison of two objects using like or as
keeping the reader not knowing what is going to happen next
main idea or lesson
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