Neff "The Sound of Thunder" Quiz terms
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