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Personal Narrative Unit

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point of view
first-person, second-person, third-person
personal narrative
Story that illustrates a specific time or incident in a life
dialogue
Conversation between characters
sensory details
words and phrases that create imagery by using the 5 senses
figurative language
Language that cannot be taken literally since it was written to create a special effect or feeling.
setting
The general locale, historical time, and social circumstances in which the action of a fictional or dramatic work occurs
characterization
Is the process by which the writer reveals the personality of a character
revision
review or improvement of something
noun
A person, place, thing, or idea
audience
the intended reader of a piece
descriptive writing
-Typically describes a person, place, or thing in such a way that the reader has a vivid impression of the written wor
narrative
The telling of a story or an account of an event or series of events.
The Reflection
End of a personal narrative where the writer looks back on an experience and what they might realize about its significance
Transitional Words and Phrases
Words or phrases that act as signs to help the audience understand how ideas connect to each other. (Coherence)
The Writing Process
prewriting, drafting, revising, editing, publishing

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