A character or force in conflict with the main character
Main character in a story
character with a significant role in the action of the story
character who plays a lesser role
Sequence of events in a story.
How an author reveals to a reader what a character is like
It refers to the time and place which the events of a story take place.
Introduces the characters, settings, and opening situations of a story
A contrast or discrepancy between what is stated and what is really meant, or between what is expected to happen and what actually does happen.
A struggle within a character
A central idea of a story or a novel
A struggle between a character and an outside force
Most exciting moment of the story; the turning point
The series of conflicts or struggles that build a story toward a climax
Events after the climax, leading to the resolution
Also called the denouement, this is the final stage in the plot of a drama or work of fiction. Here the action comes to an end and remaining loose ends are tied up.
An outcome or solution; the unraveling of a plot. The final outcome of the main dramatic complication in a literary work.
A comparison of two unlike things using
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like or as.
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong emotion, make a point, or evoke humor
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes
Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.
We can’t access your microphone!
Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again
Reload the page to try again!
Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom
Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom
It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.
Your microphone is muted
For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.