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24 terms
English novel and short story
What are the 3 settings
Protagonist
Antagonist
Character trait are revealed by...
Time ... Place ... Circumstance
The main character who is faced with conflict
The character or force who acts against the protagonist
Direct statement from author... The characters actions... The chara…
What are the 3 settings
Time ... Place ... Circumstance
Protagonist
The main character who is faced with conflict
17 terms
english novel and short story
what are the elements of a story
tools of the writer
what is a direct charaterization
forms of indirect characterization
setting,characters,plot,theme,tone
foreshadowing,suspense,flashback,irony,symbol
when the author says about him/her
by what a character says about him/her or what the character…
what are the elements of a story
setting,characters,plot,theme,tone
tools of the writer
foreshadowing,suspense,flashback,irony,symbol
14 terms
English 12 - New Short Story & Novel Terms
dénouement
surprise ending
anti-climax
stock character
the conclusion of the story; loose ends are tied up. This is…
a conclusion that is unexpected
1. a disappointing ending to an exciting story... 2. a sudden ch…
a common type of character with predictable actions. This is…
dénouement
the conclusion of the story; loose ends are tied up. This is…
surprise ending
a conclusion that is unexpected
21 terms
English Short Story and Novel Terms
character
protagonist
antagonist
dynamic character
imaginary persons who carry out the action of the plot
main character (normally good)
opposing character or rival
one who undergoes some change and is different at the end
character
imaginary persons who carry out the action of the plot
protagonist
main character (normally good)
41 terms
English - Elements of the Novel and Short Story
Setting
Plot
Characterization
Round Character
the time and place in which a story occus
the sequence of events around which a story is woven; what ha…
1. Description of the character's physical traits aand person…
Fully developed characters that show various sides of their p…
Setting
the time and place in which a story occus
Plot
the sequence of events around which a story is woven; what ha…
38 terms
English Exam Short Story & Novel
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Conflict
a series of related events that drive a story... -enhance the ac…
introduction to a plot... -characters are introduced... -setting, m…
conflict is introduced.. a struggle between opposing forces... m…
a point where a character comes to a problem
Plot
a series of related events that drive a story... -enhance the ac…
Exposition
introduction to a plot... -characters are introduced... -setting, m…
6 terms
Authors (Short Stories & Novel) - English
The Monkey's Paw
The Catbird Seat
Flowers for Algernon
The Ransom of Red Chief
W.W. Jacobs
James Thurber
Daniel Keyes
O. Henry
The Monkey's Paw
W.W. Jacobs
The Catbird Seat
James Thurber
17 terms
English Novel and Short Story Vocabulary
Misconstrued
Chastisement
Conspiracy
Imminent
misunderstood, misinterpreted
punishment; severe criticism
group plotting harm or the plot itself
about to happen
Misconstrued
misunderstood, misinterpreted
Chastisement
punishment; severe criticism
25 terms
English: Elements of the Short Story and Novel
Character
Characterization
Examples of characterization
Direct characterization
A total number of traits (attributes/ qualities given)
A method an author uses to reveal the traits of a character.
Walk, posture... Clothes and appearance ... Facial expressions... Spee…
We are told directly what kind of person the character is.
Character
A total number of traits (attributes/ qualities given)
Characterization
A method an author uses to reveal the traits of a character.
24 terms
English exam novels and short stories
Harper Lee
John Knowles
George Eliot
Charles Dickens
Who wrote To Kill a Mockingbird?
Who wrote A Separate Peace?
Who wrote Silas Marner?
Who wrote A Christmas Carol?
Harper Lee
Who wrote To Kill a Mockingbird?
John Knowles
Who wrote A Separate Peace?
91 terms
English finals short stories & novels
why did walter ask ruth what was wrong…
why was ruth upset when walter gave tr…
who are will and bobo
who is beneatha
she was acting impacient
money is sarce, so ruth wants to save as much as she can (pra…
people who want to invest in a liquor store with walter
walter's sister
why did walter ask ruth what was wrong…
she was acting impacient
why was ruth upset when walter gave tr…
money is sarce, so ruth wants to save as much as she can (pra…
17 terms
English 9 novel and short story terms
Character
Protagonist
Antagonist
Static character
Imaginary persons who carry out the action of the plot
Main character (normally good)
Opposing character or rival
One who remains essentially the same
Character
Imaginary persons who carry out the action of the plot
Protagonist
Main character (normally good)
14 terms
English 12 - New Short Story & Novel Terms
dénouement
surprise ending
anti-climax
stock character
the conclusion of the story; loose ends are tied up. This is…
a conclusion that is unexpected
1. a disappointing ending to an exciting story... 2. a sudden ch…
a common type of character with predictable actions. This is…
dénouement
the conclusion of the story; loose ends are tied up. This is…
surprise ending
a conclusion that is unexpected
34 terms
Short Story/Novel Terms
Allusion
Antagonist
Round Character
Flat Character
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
A character or force in conflict with the main character
this character is fully developed - the writer reveals good a…
this character seems to possess only one or two personality t…
Allusion
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
Antagonist
A character or force in conflict with the main character
10 terms
English 10 - Short Stories/Novels 1 (character)
character
protagonist
antagonist
(character trait)
one of the persons of a drama, novel or poem
the main character of a literary work
a character or force in conflict with the main character
words that describe a character's personality
character
one of the persons of a drama, novel or poem
protagonist
the main character of a literary work
18 terms
Elements of the Novel and Short Story- Honors English
Five Fab Features of Fiction
Plot
Conflict
External Conflict
Plot, Characters, Point of View, Setting, & Theme
A chain of related events. A good ____ will hook the reader.…
A struggle of some kind. Examples: External and Internal
Person vs Person, Person vs Society, Person vs Nature, Person…
Five Fab Features of Fiction
Plot, Characters, Point of View, Setting, & Theme
Plot
A chain of related events. A good ____ will hook the reader.…
14 terms
English 12 - New Short Story & Novel Terms
dénouement
surprise ending
anti-climax
stock character
the conclusion of the story; loose ends are tied up. This is…
a conclusion that is unexpected
1. a disappointing ending to an exciting story... 2. a sudden ch…
a common type of character with predictable actions. This is…
dénouement
the conclusion of the story; loose ends are tied up. This is…
surprise ending
a conclusion that is unexpected
27 terms
Short Story and Novel Terminology
antagonist
characterization
dynamic character
foil character
the character or force who opposes the protagonist, the chief…
the techniques an author uses to reveal the personality of th…
a character who changes over the course of the story
a character who provides contrast to the protagonist
antagonist
the character or force who opposes the protagonist, the chief…
characterization
the techniques an author uses to reveal the personality of th…
24 terms
English review novel/short story review
what point of view is the story writte…
what style is the story written? (Flow…
how does this perspective and style of…
describe charlies transformation from…
1st person - charlies perspective
progress reports, letters, journal entress
we see changes in his intelligence + get his thoughts + feeli…
In the beginning he was happy, at the end he became angry, sad
what point of view is the story writte…
1st person - charlies perspective
what style is the story written? (Flow…
progress reports, letters, journal entress
27 terms
English II short story novel flash cards
Setting
Antagonist
Conflict
Internal conflict
Time and place of the actiom
Character or force of conflict with the main character
Struggle between opposing forces
Conflict inside character ( man v.s himself )
Setting
Time and place of the actiom
Antagonist
Character or force of conflict with the main character
14 terms
English 12 - New Short Story & Novel Terms
dénouement
surprise ending
anti-climax
stock character
the conclusion of the story; loose ends are tied up. This is…
a conclusion that is unexpected
1. a disappointing ending to an exciting story... 2. a sudden ch…
a common type of character with predictable actions. This is…
dénouement
the conclusion of the story; loose ends are tied up. This is…
surprise ending
a conclusion that is unexpected
21 terms
English 9 Literary Terms--Short Stories and Novels
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Imagery
A comparison between two things that uses "like" or "as"
A direct comparison between two things; saying one thing is a…
Giving a non-living thing human traits; describing a thing as…
Powerful description that uses the five senses to create a pi…
Simile
A comparison between two things that uses "like" or "as"
Metaphor
A direct comparison between two things; saying one thing is a…
34 terms
honors english final (short story and novel)
short story
novel
plot
exposition
Work of fiction that is 10,000 words or less ... The average per…
a work of fiction which is longer and of greater scope than a…
Relate events in a logically, easy to follow ... Engage the main…
characters, setting, mood
short story
Work of fiction that is 10,000 words or less ... The average per…
novel
a work of fiction which is longer and of greater scope than a…
15 terms
Short story/novel analysis
Author
Setting
Short story
Novel
Forfatter
Milljø
Novelle
Roman
Author
Forfatter
Setting
Milljø
19 terms
Pre-AP English- elements of short story and novel
Seven elements of a short story/novel
What is characterization?
What is the setting?
What is plot?
characterization, setting, plot, point of view, language, ton…
a method an author uses to revel the traits of a character
time, place, and atmosphere
plan of action in a short story; events that move from proble…
Seven elements of a short story/novel
characterization, setting, plot, point of view, language, ton…
What is characterization?
a method an author uses to revel the traits of a character
38 terms
IB novel / short story terms
exposition
conflict
rising action
climax
Background information presented in a literary work.
A struggle between opposing forces. Man vs. Man, Man vs. soci…
A series of events that builds from the conflict. It begins w…
That point in a plot that creates the greatest intensity, sus…
exposition
Background information presented in a literary work.
conflict
A struggle between opposing forces. Man vs. Man, Man vs. soci…
16 terms
short story and novel terms
Characters
Protagonist
Antagonist
Dynamic Character
imaginary persons who carry out the action of the plot
main character (usually good)
opposing character or rival
one who undergoes some change and is different at the end
Characters
imaginary persons who carry out the action of the plot
Protagonist
main character (usually good)
17 terms
short story and novel terms
characters
protagonist
antagonist
dynamic
imaginary persons who carry out the plot
main character normally good
opposing character or rival
one who undergoes some change and is different at the end
characters
imaginary persons who carry out the plot
protagonist
main character normally good
short story/novel terms
Style
Tone
Dialect
Novel
To particular way in which a work of literature is written no…
The attitude a writer takes toward a subject
A form of language that is spoken in a particular geographic…
And extended work of fiction
Style
To particular way in which a work of literature is written no…
Tone
The attitude a writer takes toward a subject
14 terms
H. English III Shorts Stories and Novel Authors
William Cullen Bryant
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Ralph Waldow Emerson
Born in Massachusetts; Editor-in-Chief of Evening Post; Known…
Born in Cambridge; Attended Harvard where he is class poet; "…
Born in Maine; Attended Bowdoin College; Mainly writes storie…
Born in Boston; Served as junior pastor of Boston's Second Ch…
William Cullen Bryant
Born in Massachusetts; Editor-in-Chief of Evening Post; Known…
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Born in Cambridge; Attended Harvard where he is class poet; "…
41 terms
Short Story and Novel
(plot) Exposition
(plot) Rising action
(plot) Conflict
(plot) Climax
the introduction to the plot.... -the characters are introduced…
the conflict is introduced. A conflict is the struggle... Betwee…
Man vs. Man, nature, society, himself
the turning point; usually a result of the two opposing... Force…
(plot) Exposition
the introduction to the plot.... -the characters are introduced…
(plot) Rising action
the conflict is introduced. A conflict is the struggle... Betwee…
34 terms
Short Stories and Novels Review, Grade 10 English
(JLTA) author
(JLTA) setting
(JLTA) main characters
(JLTA) conflict
hernando tellez
1800/1900's, Columbia, barber's shop
Captain Torres, the barber
person vs. self - the barber has to decide whether or not to…
(JLTA) author
hernando tellez
(JLTA) setting
1800/1900's, Columbia, barber's shop
8 terms
english: midterm exam NOVELS AND SHORT STORIES
A Separate Peace
And Then There Were None
To Kill a Mockingbird
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
a novel by John Knowles ... (about two best friends, Gene and P…
a murder mystery novel by Agatha Christie
a novel by Harper Lee ... (about the Finch family)
a short story by James Thurber ... (about a man named Walter Mi…
A Separate Peace
a novel by John Knowles ... (about two best friends, Gene and P…
And Then There Were None
a murder mystery novel by Agatha Christie
37 terms
Short Story / Novel Terms
Allusion
Characterization (Round)
Characterization (Flat)
Characterization (Static)
A reference to a statement, person, place, event, or thing th…
Characters that have more dimensions to their personalities.…
Characters that have only one or two personality traits. They…
One who does not change much during the course of a story.
Allusion
A reference to a statement, person, place, event, or thing th…
Characterization (Round)
Characters that have more dimensions to their personalities.…
33 terms
short story and novel review
Exposition
Rising action
Types of Conflict
Climax
introduction to plot
conflict is introduced
man vs man, nature, society, himself
turning point. 2 opposing forces coming head to head
Exposition
introduction to plot
Rising action
conflict is introduced
16 terms
Novel And Short Story Elements
Characterization
Setting
Plot
Theme
Made up of 3 elements: appearance (the way a character looks)…
the time and place in which the action occurs... ______ contrib…
the series of happenings- the action, what happens, the main…
the main idea or underlying meaning, the moral, the lesson, t…
Characterization
Made up of 3 elements: appearance (the way a character looks)…
Setting
the time and place in which the action occurs... ______ contrib…
9 terms
Authors of short stories/novels for English exam
The Odyssey
Peace Like a River
To Build a Fire
The Hitchhiker
Homer
Leif Enger
Jack London
Roald Dahl
The Odyssey
Homer
Peace Like a River
Leif Enger
53 terms
ENGLISH EXAM POETRY, NOVELS, AND SHORT STORIES, PLAYS
Allegory
Alliteration
Aside
Apostrophe
A symbolic narrative in which the surface details imply a sec…
The repetition of consonant sounds and the beginning of the w…
a part of an actor's lines supposedly not heard by others on…
a character addresses something (an inanimate object or abstr…
Allegory
A symbolic narrative in which the surface details imply a sec…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds and the beginning of the w…
33 terms
Short Story Novel terms
Plot
Basic Situation
conflict
climax
a series of related events. It has several parts: basic situa…
exposition
a character's problem or problems
the point at which we learn what the outcome of the conflict…
Plot
a series of related events. It has several parts: basic situa…
Basic Situation
exposition
46 terms
Short Story/Novel Terms and Phobias - Adv. English 10
Fiction
Plot
Characterization
Narrator
Prose writing that tells about imaginary characters and events
The sequence of events in a literary work
The act of creating and developing a character
A speaker or character who tells a story; who the author choo…
Fiction
Prose writing that tells about imaginary characters and events
Plot
The sequence of events in a literary work
27 terms
Short Story/Novel Terms
author's perspective
historical context
atmosphere
setting
combination of beliefs,values,and feelings through which a wr…
social conditions influence a literary work
the emotional feeling of a story determined by setting
time and place of a story
author's perspective
combination of beliefs,values,and feelings through which a wr…
historical context
social conditions influence a literary work
44 terms
Elements of the short story and novel
The eight elements of the story?
Character?
Characterization?
Direct character?
Character, setting, plot, conflict, point of view, theme, lan…
Any person or thing in a story; the total number of traits gi…
The author uses to reveal the traits of a character.
The author tells the reader directly what a character is like…
The eight elements of the story?
Character, setting, plot, conflict, point of view, theme, lan…
Character?
Any person or thing in a story; the total number of traits gi…
21 terms
Short Story & Novel Literary Terms
conflict
exposition
flat character
static character
struggle between opposing forces
writing or speech that explains information
shows a single trait
does not change
conflict
struggle between opposing forces
exposition
writing or speech that explains information
34 terms
English 9 & 10: Short Story and Novel Terms and Devices
Antagonist
Atmosphere
Character
Climax
The force working against the protagonist
The pervading feeling of a story, usually base on the setting…
A person in a novel, play, short story...etc.
The most intense, exciting or important point in a story
Antagonist
The force working against the protagonist
Atmosphere
The pervading feeling of a story, usually base on the setting…
19 terms
Short story/ novel elements
Short stories
Main effect
Characters
Traits
-Brief fictional narratives intended to be read in a single r…
-Leaves the reader with a strong, unified impression.
-People or animals that take part in the action of the story.
-Character's qualities.
Short stories
-Brief fictional narratives intended to be read in a single r…
Main effect
-Leaves the reader with a strong, unified impression.
28 terms
Novel/Short Story
Plot
Intro
Rising Action
Climax
events of story; series of actions that make up story
meet characters/discover setting
builds up story; steps leading to climax
what happens to conflict; how conflict might be resolved
Plot
events of story; series of actions that make up story
Intro
meet characters/discover setting
37 terms
AP English Literature Vocabulary Set 1--Short Story and Novel
foreshadowing
antagonist
colloquial
theme
to hint at or to present an indication of the future beforehand
any force that is in opposition to the main character
ordinary language, the vernacular
a generalized, abstract paraphrase of the dominant idea or co…
foreshadowing
to hint at or to present an indication of the future beforehand
antagonist
any force that is in opposition to the main character
25 terms
Elements of novel/short story
Protagonist
Antagonist
Foreshadow
Irony
The central character in a story or play. The protagonist is…
the character or force against which the main character, or p…
a writer's use of hints or clues to indicate events that will…
a contrast between what is expected and what actually exists…
Protagonist
The central character in a story or play. The protagonist is…
Antagonist
the character or force against which the main character, or p…
60 terms
Short story/novel terms
Simple character
Dynamic Character
setting
simile
a minor character that does not change and has only a few tra…
a well-developed character who changes throughout the story
time, place, and atmosphere
a comparison using like or as is called
Simple character
a minor character that does not change and has only a few tra…
Dynamic Character
a well-developed character who changes throughout the story
17 terms
Short Story Novel Vocab
Loomed
Apprenticed
Chastiements
Obliterates
appeared in a large or threatening form
assigned to work a specific length of time in craft or trade…
Punishments
Destroys, ereases without a trace
Loomed
appeared in a large or threatening form
Apprenticed
assigned to work a specific length of time in craft or trade…
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