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The reader learns about the character through other means: dialogue, actions, private thoughts, thoughts of others, and description.
The author tells reader directly about the character. Ex. Equality was six feet tall.
Dictionary meaning of a word.
Ex. He's cool. - Meaning his fever broke and he is no longer hot.
The meaning of a word is other than the dictionary meaning. Ex. He's cool. - Meaning he's stylish.
Words or a situation that expresses something other than what it is.
Ex. The arrest seemed easy for the police, but the robber's cell phone dialed 911 when it pressed against the jewelry counter.
static character (often acts as foil)
This character does not change/grow in the story. His purpose often is to create tension and suspense, a foil.
To mark a story/writing in the margins in order to identify, comment on, or remember a specific point for quick reference.
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