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Short Stories

STUDY
PLAY
Exposition
introduction where conflict, characters, and setting are introduced
setting
time and place
Climax
when you can ask the question What is going to happen with the conflict?
Resolution
conflict resolved and story ends
Rising Action
in between the exposition and the climax
Falling Action
in between the climax and the resolution
static character
stays the same
dynamic character
changes
round character
know a lot including thoughts, feeling, and appearance
flat character
know very little
internal conflict
man vs. himself
external conflict
man vs nature, man vs man, man vs machine, man vs supernatural, man vs society, man vs unknown