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A force in the story working against the protagonist in a story, play, or novel.
an initial action; event that makes something else happen.
a person or animal that takes part in the action of a literary work.
the methods a writer uses to develop characters; for example, through descriptions, actions, and dialogue.
in order of time.
conversation between characters.
experience changes throughout the plot of a story.
the result of an event or action.
point of view in which the teller is a character in the story telling what he or she knows.
a piece of writing that describes an incident and includes a personal response to and reflection on the incident.
point of view
the perspective from which a story is told.
the main character in a story, play, or novel.
the time and place where a narrative occurs.
do not experience basic character changes during the course of the story.
the central idea, message, or purpose, of a literary work.
point of view in which the narrator is someone outside the story.
a writer's distinctive use of language.