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A series of events that make up a story; "what happens"
The time and place of a story; "where and when"
When the author makes the character "come alive"
The author's "message" an idea about life or people revealed in a story
A struggle or problem in a story
When a character struggles with something IN his own mind
A struggle with an outside force.
character vs nature;
character vs character,
character vs society
Choice of words to express...
Point of View
Who is telling the story
Clues or hints that suggest events will happen later
An interruption in the present action to show what happened in the past
The uncertainty or anxiety we feel about "what will happen next"
Overall feeling created by a writer in a story
The attitude a writer takes toward a subject or character
exciting part of the story - where conflict is settled
tells how characters feel about experiences faced in a story
the words a character says in a story. can be a conversation between two or more characters or one character talking aloud.