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Characterization Quiz Definitions

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Characterization
involves the various methods used by authors to communicate their characters to the reader
Direct Characterization
The author tells the reader about characters directly
Indirect Characterization
The author shows the character in action and lets readers make their own interpretations
Round
Complex personality; many sided
flat
one demensional/ sided
Dynamic
Character changes throughout the story
static
character who doesn't change
First person
told by one of the charcters in the story
second person
when the author speaks directly to the reader
third person omniscent
thought of every person open to the reader
third person limited
one character's thoughts shared with the reader
protagonist
main character of the story
antagonist
opposes the main character