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18 terms
ELA-Story Elements vocabulary
setting
character traits
author's purpose
protagonist
where and when a story takes place
qualities that help a reader understand a character's persona…
the reason the author wrote a particular piece ( to persuade,…
the main character in a story: the good guy
setting
where and when a story takes place
character traits
qualities that help a reader understand a character's persona…
26 terms
ELA - Narrative Elements Vocabulary
narrative
personal narrative
dialogue
narrator
a type of writing that tells a story or describes a sequence…
tells a story about something that happened in the writer's l…
Conversation between characters... Important because it helps mo…
the person telling the story
narrative
a type of writing that tells a story or describes a sequence…
personal narrative
tells a story about something that happened in the writer's l…
ELA Vocabulary 9 (Literary Elements)
theme
character
protagonist
antagonist
the main subject that is being discussed or described in a pi…
the way someone thinks, feels, and behaves; someone's persona…
the main character in a novel, play, movie, etc.
a person who opposes another person
theme
the main subject that is being discussed or described in a pi…
character
the way someone thinks, feels, and behaves; someone's persona…
ELA vocabulary: story elements 1
genre
fiction
historical fiction
setting
type of book
ideas that are not real
a type of fiction that includes historical facts
where and when the story occurs
genre
type of book
fiction
ideas that are not real
30 terms
ela8-lit elements
plot
setting
exposition
characters
sequence of events in a story
time and place of a story
background information in a story usually given at the beginn…
people, animals, or imaginary beings in a story
plot
sequence of events in a story
setting
time and place of a story
ELA Vocabulary II: Elements of a Story
central idea
characterization
climax
conflict
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
the most exciting and most important moment
the challenge or opposing force a character faces
central idea
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
characterization
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
Elements for ELA
Plot
Antagonist
Conflict
Protagonist
The chain of events that make up a story
The character or force in conflict with the protagonist
Problems that arise as characters struggle to reach their goals
The main character
Plot
The chain of events that make up a story
Antagonist
The character or force in conflict with the protagonist
23 terms
ELA story element vocabulary quiz
The action that makes up the story.
The part of the story usually near the…
The central part of the story when the…
The most exciding main charecter comes…
Plot
Introduction
Rising action
Climax
The action that makes up the story.
Plot
The part of the story usually near the…
Introduction
16 terms
ELA, Elements of Fiction
What are the elements of fiction?
What is plot?
What is setting?
What is theme?
plot, characters, setting, theme, point of view, conflict, or…
the events that relate to the big conflict
where and when the story takes place
central idea of the story... (this is NOT an event)
What are the elements of fiction?
plot, characters, setting, theme, point of view, conflict, or…
What is plot?
the events that relate to the big conflict
20 terms
7/4 ELA ~ Literary Elements Vocabulary
Irony
Theme
External Conflicts
Protagonist
(the contradiction between what happens and what is expected)…
a main idea or an underlying meaning of a literary work that…
a struggle that takes place between the main character and so…
The central character or leading figure in poetry, narrative,…
Irony
(the contradiction between what happens and what is expected)…
Theme
a main idea or an underlying meaning of a literary work that…
Literary Elements ELA
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
When you use a word or phrase that does not have a normal eve…
Is a figure of speech that makes a comparison, showing simila…
Is a figure of speech implied or hidden comparison between tw…
Is a figure of speech in which a thing or animal is given hum…
Figurative Language
When you use a word or phrase that does not have a normal eve…
Simile
Is a figure of speech that makes a comparison, showing simila…
22 terms
PRAXIS ELA Elements
Alice in Wonderland
Wuthering Heights
Beloved- Toni Morrison
Neoclassical
Lewis Carroll
Emily Bronte
Reconstruction Era post Civil War
18th to early 19th century ... revival of the classical period…
Alice in Wonderland
Lewis Carroll
Wuthering Heights
Emily Bronte
ELA Elements
Setting
Characters
Plot
Conflict
The time and place a story takes place.
the people, animals or creatures in a story
the series of events that make up a story
a problem or struggle between two people, things or ideas.
Setting
The time and place a story takes place.
Characters
the people, animals or creatures in a story
ELA elements
Tone
Narrator
Personification
Simile
The attitude an author takes toward the audience, subject or…
Someone who tells the story
Giving human qualities to an animal, thing or idea.
Making a comparison between unlike things, using "like" or "a…
Tone
The attitude an author takes toward the audience, subject or…
Narrator
Someone who tells the story
10 terms
Story Elements - ELA 09202015
Setting
Characters
Plot
Conflict
Time & place a story take place... Helps build background... Sets t…
People, animals, creatures in a story... Protagonist = good guy…
Series of events that make up a story... (Exposition, rising act…
Problem or struggle between two people, things, ideas
Setting
Time & place a story take place... Helps build background... Sets t…
Characters
People, animals, creatures in a story... Protagonist = good guy…
Ela elements
Script
Play wright
Cast
Speech tags
Rolls or parts of a play or book
A person who writes plays
People who are part of a play
Single part in a speech
Script
Rolls or parts of a play or book
Play wright
A person who writes plays
25 terms
Literary Elements ELA 6
Exposition
Setting
Protagonist
Antagonist
The beginning of the story where readers are introduced to th…
When and where a story takes place
The main character in the story that readers want to see succ…
A character, or force of nature, that causes problems for the…
Exposition
The beginning of the story where readers are introduced to th…
Setting
When and where a story takes place
ELA Vocabulary II: Elements of a Story
central idea
characterization
climax
conflict
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
the most exciting and most important moment
the challenge or opposing force a character faces
central idea
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
characterization
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
8 terms
ELA story elements
narrative
informative
argumentative
plot
a spoken or written account of connected events; a story
providing useful or interesting information - which may be in…
given to expressing divergent or opposite views of an issue (…
the main events of a play, novel, movie, or similar work, dev…
narrative
a spoken or written account of connected events; a story
informative
providing useful or interesting information - which may be in…
31 terms
ELA literary elements
genre
protagonist
antatagonist
five essential ingredients found in ev…
a category or type of literiture
the good guy/main character of story
the bad guy
setting... characters... plot... point of view... theme
genre
a category or type of literiture
protagonist
the good guy/main character of story
8 terms
ELA8 Literary Elements
plot
conflict
climax
resolution
The structure of the action of a story.
The struggle either within or between characters that is ofte…
The most exciting and important part of a story, play, or mov…
The part of a story following the climax in which the conflic…
plot
The structure of the action of a story.
conflict
The struggle either within or between characters that is ofte…
24 terms
ELA, Elements of Poetry
alliteration
assonance
consonance
end rhyme
the repetition of the beginning sound in a series of words
the repetition of vowel sounds without repeating consonants
The repetition of identical or similar consonants in neighbor…
Rhyme that occurs at the end of two or more lines of poetry
alliteration
the repetition of the beginning sound in a series of words
assonance
the repetition of vowel sounds without repeating consonants
12 terms
LMS G6 ELA Elements of Story Vocabulary
Character
Protagonist
Antagonist
Setting
A person who takes part in the action of a story.
The character or hero in the story.
The villain in a story.
Time and place
Character
A person who takes part in the action of a story.
Protagonist
The character or hero in the story.
ELA Plot Elements
Internal conflict
External conflict
Protagonist
Antagonist
A struggle that occurs within the main character this struggl…
A struggle that the main character has with another character…
The main character in a story; who the story is about; often…
The character who keeps the protagonist from getting what he…
Internal conflict
A struggle that occurs within the main character this struggl…
External conflict
A struggle that the main character has with another character…
19 terms
ELA- Literary Elements
plot
exposition
resolution
conflict
The sequence of events that happen in a story
The beginning of the story where you are introduced to the se…
The conclusion where the loose ends are wrapped up
The problem that the main character faces
plot
The sequence of events that happen in a story
exposition
The beginning of the story where you are introduced to the se…
24 terms
ELA Regents Literary Elements
Man v. Man Conflict
Man v. Nature Conflict
Man v. Society Conflict
Man v. Self Conflict
Conflict that pits one person against another.
A run‐in with the forces of nature. On the one hand, it expre…
The values and customs by which everyone else lives are being…
Internal conflict. Not all conflict involves other people. So…
Man v. Man Conflict
Conflict that pits one person against another.
Man v. Nature Conflict
A run‐in with the forces of nature. On the one hand, it expre…
42 terms
Short Story Elements ELA 9
protagonist
antagonist
setting
plot
The main character of the story
A character who opposes and complicates things for the main c…
The time and place a story takes place
The events of a story (beginning, middle, and end)
protagonist
The main character of the story
antagonist
A character who opposes and complicates things for the main c…
35 terms
Short Story Elements ELA 8
protagonist
antagonist
setting
plot
The main character of the story
A character who opposes and complicates things for the main c…
The time and place a story takes place
The events of a story (beginning, middle, and end)
protagonist
The main character of the story
antagonist
A character who opposes and complicates things for the main c…
24 terms
ELA, Elements of Poetry
alliteration
assonance
consonance
end rhyme
the repetition of the beginning sound in a series of words
the repetition of vowel sounds without repeating consonants
The repetition of identical or similar consonants in neighbor…
Rhyme that occurs at the end of two or more lines of poetry
alliteration
the repetition of the beginning sound in a series of words
assonance
the repetition of vowel sounds without repeating consonants
27 terms
Literary elements mid term Ela vocabulary
Symbolism
Personification
Metaphor
Alliteration
Concrete object represents an abstract idea
Give human traits or qualities to non human things
Used to compare one thing to another without using like or as
The repetition of initial constant sounds
Symbolism
Concrete object represents an abstract idea
Personification
Give human traits or qualities to non human things
31 terms
Short Story Elements ELA 8
short story
characters
characterization
traits
brief fictional narrative ; brief work of fiction meant to be…
people or animals who take part in the action
the way the writer reveals the character's personality throug…
qualities, attitudes or values of a character
short story
brief fictional narrative ; brief work of fiction meant to be…
characters
people or animals who take part in the action
6th ELA Elements of Plot
Setting
Characters
Background
Conflict
where and when the story takes place
the people or animals in the story
any information that might be needed to understand the story…
the problem or struggle between opposing forces that drives t…
Setting
where and when the story takes place
Characters
the people or animals in the story
12 terms
ELA Vocabulary
terse
humble
defect
famine
Brief and to the point
modest
to leave one's country for another
a shortage of food; starvation
terse
Brief and to the point
humble
modest
Ms. C - ELA -Literary Elements
theme
simile
tone
alliteration
Central idea of a work of literature
A comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
Authors attitude towards the character or situation.
Repetition of an initial consonant sound
theme
Central idea of a work of literature
simile
A comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
ELA Review (Literary elements)
foreshadowing
resolution
genre
conflict
To show before hand. Give a little clue to the reader as to w…
The solution to the conflict
The type of literature
The struggle or problem in a story. For example, person vs. p…
foreshadowing
To show before hand. Give a little clue to the reader as to w…
resolution
The solution to the conflict
10 terms
ELA- Elements of Drama
Playwright
Stage Directions
Dialogue
Set/Scenery
play's author
playwright's instructions for how to perform... play-lights,soun…
conversation on stage that suggest time and place of action
construction on stage that suggest time and place of action
Playwright
play's author
Stage Directions
playwright's instructions for how to perform... play-lights,soun…
18 terms
ELA: Story Elements
Plot
Exposition
Setting
Character
The events and situations put together to make the story.
The beginning of a story where the characters and setting is…
Where and when a story takes place
A person, or animal in a story .
Plot
The events and situations put together to make the story.
Exposition
The beginning of a story where the characters and setting is…
ELA Vocabulary
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Plot
Comparing two things or objects using like or as.
A figure of speech that compares two things without using lik…
personification A nonhuman subject is given human characteris…
The sequence of events in a story
Simile
Comparing two things or objects using like or as.
Metaphor
A figure of speech that compares two things without using lik…
ELA- Literary Elements
Conflict
Types of Conflict
Internal Conflict
External Conflict
a problem, fight, or struggle between characters or ideas
internal conflict... external conflict
conflict within a character's mind
conflict between a character and outside forces - physical co…
Conflict
a problem, fight, or struggle between characters or ideas
Types of Conflict
internal conflict... external conflict
16 terms
Ela vocabulary
Antithesis
Stagnant
Furtive
Gratuitously
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
Show no activity or movement
Trying to avoid being notice
Offering help or giving something without being asked
Antithesis
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
Stagnant
Show no activity or movement
ELA VOCABULARY UNIT II: ELEMENTS OF A STORY
Central idea
Characterization
Climax
Conflict
Another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
The development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
The most exciting and most important moment
The challenge or opposing force a character faces
Central idea
Another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
Characterization
The development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
23 terms
Elements of fiction - ELA
The person, animal, or imaginary creat…
What are the 2 types of characters
The main character or hero
Character who causes conflict for the…
Character
Protagonist and Antagonist
Protagonist
Antagonist
The person, animal, or imaginary creat…
Character
What are the 2 types of characters
Protagonist and Antagonist
15 terms
ELA Vocabulary II: Elements of a Story
central idea
characterization
climax
conflict
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
the most exciting and most important moment
the challenge or opposing force a character faces
central idea
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
characterization
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
15 terms
ELA Vocabulary II: Elements of a Story
central idea
characterization
climax
conflict
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
the most exciting and most important moment
the challenge or opposing force a character faces
central idea
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
characterization
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
15 terms
ELA Vocabulary II: Elements of a Story
central idea
characterization
climax
conflict
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
the most exciting and most important moment
the challenge or opposing force a character faces
central idea
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
characterization
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
ELA Vocabulary II: Elements of a Story
central idea
characterization
climax
conflict
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
the most exciting and most important moment
the challenge or opposing force a character faces
central idea
another name for the main idea or theme of a written passage
characterization
the development of a character, as revealed by his or her tho…
8th Grade ELA: Elements of Literature Vocabulary 4
Idiom
Hyperbole
Alliteration
Compare
Expressions don't mean exactly what the words say
Extreme exaggeration
Repetition of consonant sound
To examine
Idiom
Expressions don't mean exactly what the words say
Hyperbole
Extreme exaggeration
8th Grade ELA: Elements of Literature Vocabulary 3
Point of View
First Person
Second Person
Third Person
The prospected from which a story is told
View point of the character using I and We
Use You, Your, and Yours to address a reader or listener dire…
Use He, She, and It when referring to a person, place, thing,…
Point of View
The prospected from which a story is told
First Person
View point of the character using I and We
8th Grade ELA: Elements of Literature Vocabulary 2
Situational Irony
Dramatic Irony
Verbal Irony
Direct Characterization
Opposite from what was intended
Understood by the audience but not by the characters
Uses sarcasm
Writer specifically states what a character is like
Situational Irony
Opposite from what was intended
Dramatic Irony
Understood by the audience but not by the characters
12 terms
ELA Story Elements
Plot
character
setting
theme
main idea of story
persons or creatures involved in the action of a story
location(s) a story takes place
subject or main topic revealed through story
Plot
main idea of story
character
persons or creatures involved in the action of a story
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