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poetry with 10 syllables per line with 5 stressed syllables; the kind of poetry Shakespeare used
the normal writing format organized by paragraphs; the genre that includes the novel, the short story, journalism, etc.
a speech given by a character who is alone on stage to show his/her thoughts to the audience
private words from a dramatic character to himself or to another character, but not meant to be heard by all the other characters on stage
the effect that results from the audience knowing more than a character does: causing laughter some times but fear for the character at other times
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