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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.
20 terms
Elements of Short Story/Novel
Theme
Character
Protagonist
Antagonist
The idea or point of a story. Several themes are evident whic…
Imaginary people created by the writer
Major character at the center of the story
A character or force that opposes the protagonist
Theme
The idea or point of a story. Several themes are evident whic…
Character
Imaginary people created by the writer
32 terms
Short Story and Novel Elements
Setting
Place
Time
Weather Condition
The time and locations in which a story takes place is called…
Geographical location. Where is the action of this story taki…
When is the story taking place?
Is it rainy, sunny, stormy?
Setting
The time and locations in which a story takes place is called…
Place
Geographical location. Where is the action of this story taki…
12 terms
Elements of short story & novel
Plot
Theme
Style
Symbolism
Plan of action in story in short story or novel
Central, dominating idea of short story or novel
Manner in which a writer uses language, a trademark of his or…
Darkness equals evil and light equals good
Plot
Plan of action in story in short story or novel
Theme
Central, dominating idea of short story or novel
25 terms
Short story/novel elements
Protagonist
Antagonist
Theme
Mood
The central or main character in a story.
A character, or force, which opposes the protagonist.
The main message of a story; the reason why the author wrote…
the dominant impression that the story creates within the rea…
Protagonist
The central or main character in a story.
Antagonist
A character, or force, which opposes the protagonist.
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…
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…
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…
25 terms
Elements of the short story/novel
Theme
Plot
Exposition
Inciting incident
Moral, universal idea/truth-usually not directly stated
Events in the story
Background info
What starts the plot
Theme
Moral, universal idea/truth-usually not directly stated
Plot
Events in the story
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Elements of Novels and Short Stories
Theme
Character
Main characters
Protagonists
moral of a story. Lesson
people, animals, and other individuals
most important characters in the story
central character around whom the central conflict revolves
Theme
moral of a story. Lesson
Character
people, animals, and other individuals
41 terms
elements of short story and novels
plot
internal conflict
exposition
rising action
The storyline/format
struggle between opposing forces
beginning,character introduced,setting mail conflict,problem
develops conflict it builds interest and suspense occurs
plot
The storyline/format
internal conflict
struggle between opposing forces
20 terms
Element of short stories and Novels
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
the series of events of story
characters and the setting are introduced.
the conflict becomes clear.
This is the turning point of the story
Plot
the series of events of story
Exposition
characters and the setting are introduced.
44 terms
Elements of Short Stories and Novels
What is a struggle between opposing fo…
What is a character in conflict with m…
Internal what is the main character st…
What is the sequence of events in a li…
Conflict
Internal
External
Plot
What is a struggle between opposing fo…
Conflict
What is a character in conflict with m…
Internal
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Elements of a Short Story & Novel
Seven Elements of a short story
Characterization
Direct Characterization
Indirect Characterization
1. Characterization 2. Setting ... 3. Plot... 4. Point of View... 5. L…
A method an author uses to reveal the traits of a character;…
When you are told directly what kind of person the character…
When you have your own judgement
Seven Elements of a short story
1. Characterization 2. Setting ... 3. Plot... 4. Point of View... 5. L…
Characterization
A method an author uses to reveal the traits of a character;…
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…
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.
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Literary Elements of the Short Story and Novel
external conflict
internal conflict
exposition
rising action
man vs man... man vs nature... man vs society... man vs fate
man vs himself
introduces characters and setting
character prompted to action
external conflict
man vs man... man vs nature... man vs society... man vs fate
internal conflict
man vs himself
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Elements of a Short Story/Novel
Theme
Charater
Protagonist
Antagonist
The idea or point of a story. Several can be evident and refl…
imaginary people created by the writer
major character at the center of the story
a character or force that opposes the antagonist
Theme
The idea or point of a story. Several can be evident and refl…
Charater
imaginary people created by the writer
44 terms
Elements of a short story and novel
Seven elements
Characterization
Direct characterization
Indirect characterization
1. Characterization... 2. Setting... 3. Plot... 4. Point of view... 5. La…
A method an author uses to reveal the traits of a character
We are told directly what kind of person the character is
We have to use our own judgement to decide what the character…
Seven elements
1. Characterization... 2. Setting... 3. Plot... 4. Point of view... 5. La…
Characterization
A method an author uses to reveal the traits of a character
Short Story and Novel Literary Elements
Allegory
Allusion
Antagonist
Dynamic Character
A story in which people, animals, things, or actions represen…
A reference to a famous person or event in history, literatur…
A major character who is in conflict with the main character;…
A character who undergoes an important change.
Allegory
A story in which people, animals, things, or actions represen…
Allusion
A reference to a famous person or event in history, literatur…
11 terms
Literary Elements of the Short Story and Novel.
Short story
Character
Protagonist
Antagonist
A story thay focuses on characters with one main problem that…
Participant in the story.
Main character with a problem.
Opponent or opposing force, creates problem.
Short story
A story thay focuses on characters with one main problem that…
Character
Participant in the story.
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Epiphany Elements of a Short Story or Novel
setting
short story
characters
protagonist
the time of day, a period in history, weather conditions, clo…
a brief, imaginative narrative containing few characters, a s…
personalities who are involved in the plot of a story, usuall…
usually the good guy or hero in a story or novel that strives…
setting
the time of day, a period in history, weather conditions, clo…
short story
a brief, imaginative narrative containing few characters, a s…
26 terms
Elements of a Short Story or Novel
genre
setting
point of view
first person
a type or kind of literature
the time, place, conditions where a story takes place
the perspective from which a story is told
the narrator is one of the characters in the story (I, my)
genre
a type or kind of literature
setting
the time, place, conditions where a story takes place
30 terms
ELA exam prep - Short Story/Novel Elements
Protagonist
Antagonist
Theme
Theme
The central or main character in a story.
The character, or force, which opposes the protagonist.
The main message of a story; the reason "why" the author wrot…
Examples: ... Friendship can help you overcome great obstacles.…
Protagonist
The central or main character in a story.
Antagonist
The character, or force, which opposes the protagonist.
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Elements of a novel or short story
setting
plot
characters
protagonist
the time, place, and environment in which story takes place
the series of events in the story that reveal the conflict, c…
the people (or things) who take part in the story
the main character in a story *hero/heroine
setting
the time, place, and environment in which story takes place
plot
the series of events in the story that reveal the conflict, c…
30 terms
Literary Elements of a Short Story or Novel
Protagonist
Antagonist
Character Development
Conflict
The main character who faces the conflict in the story
The character that opposes or challenges the protagonist
Growth, change or development of a character throughout a sto…
The challenge, problem, or issue facing the main character ... -…
Protagonist
The main character who faces the conflict in the story
Antagonist
The character that opposes or challenges the protagonist
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Elements Of A Short Story Or Novel
Setting
Narrator
Point Of View
1st Person
The time, place, and conditions under which the story takes p…
The person who is telling the story.
The perspective or view from which the story is told.
The narrator is one or more of the characters in the story. L…
Setting
The time, place, and conditions under which the story takes p…
Narrator
The person who is telling the story.
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Literary elements of the short story and novel (period 5)
Short story
The short story should...
Character
Indirect characterization (4 types)
A story that focuses on characters with one main problem that…
-be read in 1 sitting... -focus on one main idea (theme)... -make a…
Participant in the story
1. physical description ... 2. character's behavior ... 3. characte…
Short story
A story that focuses on characters with one main problem that…
The short story should...
-be read in 1 sitting... -focus on one main idea (theme)... -make a…
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.…
10 terms
elements of a novel or short story (final)
setting
plot
characters
protagonist
the time, place, and environment in which the story takes place
the series of events in the story that reveal the conflict, c…
the people (or things) who take part in the story
the main character in in a story *hero/heroine
setting
the time, place, and environment in which the story takes place
plot
the series of events in the story that reveal the conflict, c…
28 terms
REVIEW OF ELEMENTS OF A NOVEL AND SHORT STORY TEST
Setting of MDG
Setting of Storm
Setting of UPM
Setting of EM
Ship trap Island, Caribbean in the 1950's for 5 days
1940's March stormy night in Airport, CT Wildwood Road in the…
1960's Greenstown, Kansas in October
1880's, London
Setting of MDG
Ship trap Island, Caribbean in the 1950's for 5 days
Setting of Storm
1940's March stormy night in Airport, CT Wildwood Road in the…
21 terms
Literary Elements of the Short Story and Novel quiz 1
What is a short story?
The short story should...
Character
Indirect Characterization- How we judg…
A story that focuses on characters with one main problem that…
Be read in one sitting, focus on one main idea, and make an i…
Participant in the story
Physical description, character's behavior, character's thoug…
What is a short story?
A story that focuses on characters with one main problem that…
The short story should...
Be read in one sitting, focus on one main idea, and make an i…
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
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
31 terms
7th - Elements of Fiction for Short Stories and Novels
Short Story
Novel
Novella
Setting
A short work of fiction that can usually be read in one sitti…
A much longer work of fiction meant to be read over a period…
A work of fiction that is longer and more complex than a shor…
The time, place and environment in which the story takes place.
Short Story
A short work of fiction that can usually be read in one sitti…
Novel
A much longer work of fiction meant to be read over a period…
49 terms
Elements of Prose Literature: Short Stories, Novels, Plays
Plot
Simple Narrative Account
Typical Plot Structure
Expostion
A sequence of events in a narative that is carefully construc…
A chronological description of real events ... (it's purpose is…
Exposition - Complication - Technical Climax - Resolution - C…
Background information on the characters, setting, and other…
Plot
A sequence of events in a narative that is carefully construc…
Simple Narrative Account
A chronological description of real events ... (it's purpose is…
15 terms
Short story/novel analysis
Author
Setting
Short story
Novel
Forfatter
Milljø
Novelle
Roman
Author
Forfatter
Setting
Milljø
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…
14 terms
Short Story Study - ELEMENTS OF A STORY
5 THINGS EVERY STORY NEEDS:
Plot
Exposition
Characters
plot, theme, characters, setting, conflict
The organization of the main events of a work of fiction. Mos…
Usually occurs at the beginning of a story, where CHARACTERS…
Protagonist - the main character; the hero... Antagonist - the c…
5 THINGS EVERY STORY NEEDS:
plot, theme, characters, setting, conflict
Plot
The organization of the main events of a work of fiction. Mos…
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
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
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
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)
25 terms
Short Stories/Novel
Point of View
Mood
Tone
Diction
From which the story is told
How the story makes the reader feel as he or she reads the st…
indicators of how the author feels, his or her attitude or pe…
tone can be identifies through an author's word choice, or di…
Point of View
From which the story is told
Mood
How the story makes the reader feel as he or she reads the st…
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…
15 terms
Vocabulary: Short Story/ Novel
rising action
climax
falling action
Resolution
is the series of events that lead to the climax of the story,…
is the point of greatest tension in a work of literature and…
in a work of literature is the sequence of events that follow…
is the part of the story's plot line in which the problem of…
rising action
is the series of events that lead to the climax of the story,…
climax
is the point of greatest tension in a work of literature and…
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
32 terms
Short Story/Novel Terms
foreshadowing
flashback
Denouement
direct characterization
when a book gives us hints or suggestions about what's going…
occur when whatever you're reading breaks with chronology to…
the part of the story when the plot resolves itself in a (usu…
when the narrator tells the audience what the personality of…
foreshadowing
when a book gives us hints or suggestions about what's going…
flashback
occur when whatever you're reading breaks with chronology to…
28 terms
Short Story and Novel Terminology
antagonist
characterization
dynamic character
foil
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 in the course of the story.
A character who provides a 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…
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