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Point of View practice

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point of view
the relationship of the narrator to the story
first person point of view
the story is told by one of the characters referred to as "I"--the reader sees everything through that character's eyes
second person point of view
the text reads as though it were a set of instructions or advice
third person limited point of view
the narrator reveals the thoughts of only one character, but refers to that character as he or she
third person omniscient point of view
the narrator reveals the thoughts of several characters; all knowing
third person limited point of view
The narrator is an observer in the story and reports the facts and events that happen in the story.
third person omniscient point of view
The narrator is not a participant in the story, but he/she is able to see into and have unlimited knowledge about any or all of the characters.
first person point of view
The narrator is a participant in the story.
third person omniscient point of view
Busy Bee was so excited to take a trip. He started to walk, thinking about visiting his friend Buggy Bee. Buggy Bee was at home, waiting happily for Busy Bee to arrive.
second person point of view
If you have ever wanted to play team sports, now is the time to get involved! First, you will need to determine which sport you want to play. Next, look online for groups that offer programs
first person point of view
I couldn't wait to start my trip. I grabbed my bags and started to walk.
third person limited
Busy Bee was so excited to start his trip. He packed his bags and started to walk.
third person omniscient point of view
As she walked up the hill, she realized that the atmosphere was just too quiet. The bear saw her and moved quietly behind the tree. The mama bear was afraid of the girl just as the girl was afraid of the bear.
third person omniscient point of view
The teacher was leaving, and everyone was very sorry.
first person point of view
When I was a child, I used to go to the beach for vacation.
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