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writing or speech that explains a process or present s information (introduces characters, settings)
: author gives clues about character by describing what a character looks like, ideas, and says, as well as how others react to him or her
main character struggles with outside force
(man vs. man/man vs. nature/man vs. society/man vs. supernatural)
point of view- 3rd person-omniscient
all-knowing, can tell readers what any character thinks and feels
point of view- 3rd person-limited
sees world through one characters eyes and reveals only that characters
general term for literary techniques that portray differences between appearance and reality, or expectation and result
Irony of situation
event that directly contradicts the expectations of characters, reader, or audience.
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