The elements of fiction
Terms in this set (10)
one of the people (or animals) in a story
a problem or struggle between two opposing forces in a story
the person or character who actually tells the story, filling in the background information and bridging the gaps between the dialogue.
the action that makes up the story
point of view
the angle from which a story is told. The angle depends upon the narrator, or person telling the story.
the place and time frame in which a story takes place
the message about life or human nature that is "hidden" in the story the writer tells.
(human nature= the way people behave)
the high point or climax in the action of a story
The planned action or series of events in the story. There are five parts: exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, and resolution.