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Short Story
allegory
allusion
antagonist
atmosphere
A narration or description usually restricted to a single mea…
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
A character or force in conflict with the main character
An emotional response stimulated by the author's descriptions…
allegory
A narration or description usually restricted to a single mea…
allusion
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
26 terms
Short Story
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
sequence of events that make up a story
important background information found out at the very beginn…
series of events that lead to the climax
most interesting or important part of the story
Plot
sequence of events that make up a story
Exposition
important background information found out at the very beginn…
12 terms
short story
jīntiān今天
xīngqītiān星期天
bàbà爸爸
māma妈妈
today
sundy
father
mother
jīntiān今天
today
xīngqītiān星期天
sundy
30 terms
Short Story Vocabulary
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
Falling Action
Background info., characters, setting in plot
a related series of incidents in a literary plot that build t…
Most exciting moment of the story; turning point
Events after the climax, leading to the resolution
Exposition
Background info., characters, setting in plot
Rising Action
a related series of incidents in a literary plot that build t…
17 terms
Short Story
setting
Plot
Characterization
Flat Character
The time and place of the story
Exposition, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Resolution
the process of revealing the personality of a character
a simple character who does not display internal conflicts
setting
The time and place of the story
Plot
Exposition, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Resolution
Short Story
exposition
resolution
climax
inciting incident
beginning of a story, reveals character, setting, and set up…
wrap up of the story
turning point and most exciting part of story
point when the conflict is introduced in the story
exposition
beginning of a story, reveals character, setting, and set up…
resolution
wrap up of the story
10 terms
Short Story
narrator
3 points of view
omniscient point of view
antagonist
tells the story and controls everything we know
omniscient, 1st person and 3rd person limited
a narrator who sees and knows all
main character who is the good guy
narrator
tells the story and controls everything we know
3 points of view
omniscient, 1st person and 3rd person limited
30 terms
Short story
plot
exposition
rising action
climax
Sequence of events in a literary work
the part of the work that introduces the characters, the sett…
a related series of incidents in a literary plot that build t…
Most exciting moment of the story; turning point
plot
Sequence of events in a literary work
exposition
the part of the work that introduces the characters, the sett…
33 terms
Key Literary Terms Short Story
Protagonist & Antagonist
Indirect Characterization
Static vs. Dynamic Characters
Round vs. Flat Characters
Person you are rooting for or against. Pro=For; Anti=Against
The author hinting at what a character is like through:... That…
Clings/Doesn't change; Dymanic=Dynamite/Changes
Round=Fleshed out/We know a lot; Flat=1 dimensional / We don'…
Protagonist & Antagonist
Person you are rooting for or against. Pro=For; Anti=Against
Indirect Characterization
The author hinting at what a character is like through:... That…
Short Story
Setting
Plot
Suspense
Character
the time and place of a story
the sequence of events in a story
a feeling of uncertainty and curiosity about what will happen…
a person or animal in a story
Setting
the time and place of a story
Plot
the sequence of events in a story
10 terms
Short Story
shattered
guaze
gavel
ridiculous
broken into many pieces
woven cloth fiber highly absorbent. used with fresh wounds dr…
judge's hammer
absurd
shattered
broken into many pieces
guaze
woven cloth fiber highly absorbent. used with fresh wounds dr…
24 terms
Short Story
Setting
Plot
Suspense
Character
the time and place of a story
the sequence of events in a story
a feeling of uncertainty and curiosity about what will happen…
a person or animal in a story
Setting
the time and place of a story
Plot
the sequence of events in a story
7 terms
Short Story
Short story
Theme
Plot
Exposition
A story between 500 and 600 words... Focuses on only one conflic…
A message about life or human nature that the writer shares w…
Exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, exposition
A narrative device, often used at the beginning of a work tha…
Short story
A story between 500 and 600 words... Focuses on only one conflic…
Theme
A message about life or human nature that the writer shares w…
15 terms
short story
alliteration
simile
hyperbole
metaphor
the repetition of the first consonant or first letter in a wo…
comparing two dissimilar things using "like" or "as".
An extreme exaggeration.
comparing two dissimilar things WITHOUT using like or as.
alliteration
the repetition of the first consonant or first letter in a wo…
simile
comparing two dissimilar things using "like" or "as".
5 terms
Short Story
plot
setting
character
conflict
Sequence of events in a story
Arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place…
A fictional personality created by an author
A struggle between opposing forces
plot
Sequence of events in a story
setting
Arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place…
14 terms
SHORT STORY
THE GUEST
TOBERMORY
THANKSGIVING VISITOR
BERNICE BOBS HER HAIR
ALBERT CAMUS
SAKI
TRUMAN CAPOTE
SCOT FITZGERALD
THE GUEST
ALBERT CAMUS
TOBERMORY
SAKI
Short Story
short story
short story
exposition
Initial Incident
a fictional, narrative, piece of prose
has A. less developed characters B. a conflict which is intro…
where story begins (introduced to characters, setting, mood)
where the reader is introduced to the first conflict
short story
a fictional, narrative, piece of prose
short story
has A. less developed characters B. a conflict which is intro…
Short Story
The sniper
Rainsford
General Zaroff
Ivan
From the sniper, during civil war
From The Most Dangerous Game, hunter who gets hunted
From The Most Dangerous Game, owns the island, hunts humans,…
From The Dangerous Game, General Zaroff's assistant, Cossack-…
The sniper
From the sniper, during civil war
Rainsford
From The Most Dangerous Game, hunter who gets hunted
short story
Setting
characters
Plot
Theme
where and when a story takes place
the people in the story
sequence of events in a story
important message about life that the author wants the reader…
Setting
where and when a story takes place
characters
the people in the story
19 terms
Short Story
vexed
vehemently
derision
audacity
disturbed
passionate
ridicule
boldness;confidence
vexed
disturbed
vehemently
passionate
22 terms
short story
fable
short story
plot triangle
plot triangle steps
a short story typically with animals as main characters
a story fully developed with a theme, but shorter in length t…
map of a story's structure
exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution
fable
a short story typically with animals as main characters
short story
a story fully developed with a theme, but shorter in length t…
46 terms
Short story
Short story
Narrative
Prose
Fiction
Narrative prose fiction that is shorter than a novel
The kind of writing or speaking that tells a story
Any writing arranged in sentences and paragraphs--everything…
Anything that is invented or imagined, especially a prose nar…
Short story
Narrative prose fiction that is shorter than a novel
Narrative
The kind of writing or speaking that tells a story
Short Story
Plot:
Character:
Setting:
Point of View:
sequence of events
protagonist or antagonist, flat or round, static or dynamic
symbolic function of setting or verisimilitude
Where narrator is positioned (1st, 3rd limited, 3rd omniscient)
Plot:
sequence of events
Character:
protagonist or antagonist, flat or round, static or dynamic
23 terms
Short Story Terminology
Characterization
Climax
Complication (rising action)
Conflict
The development of a character's traits
The moment where the main conflict is resolved
Events leading to the climax and a result of the conflict
Struggle between two or more opposing forces
Characterization
The development of a character's traits
Climax
The moment where the main conflict is resolved
31 terms
Short Story Vocabulary
revive
veranda
mourn
consolation
to come back to life or consciousness
an open porch, usually with a roof
to grieve, especially after someone dies
something that comforts a disappointed person
revive
to come back to life or consciousness
veranda
an open porch, usually with a roof
Short Story
Exposition
Point of View
Theme
Conflict
a comprehensive description and explanation of an idea or the…
The eye and mind through which the story is perceived
Central or dominating idea; The message of the story
Struggle between opposing forces; the problem in a story or n…
Exposition
a comprehensive description and explanation of an idea or the…
Point of View
The eye and mind through which the story is perceived
short story
synchronizing
cower
consternation
symmetry
matching the time of
to draw back in fear
a confused amazement
a similarity between the two sides of something
synchronizing
matching the time of
cower
to draw back in fear
16 terms
Short story
Characterization
Flat
Round
Static
Brings the story to life and allows audience to connect and c…
A character that doesn't undergo a change
goes through change mental physical emotional
Character has no change throughout the story
Characterization
Brings the story to life and allows audience to connect and c…
Flat
A character that doesn't undergo a change
Short Story Vocabulary
Aggressive
Impulsive
Studious
Defiant
ready to attack or start fights; acting in a hostile way
to act suddenly,... done without thinking, swayed by emotional r…
spending a lot of time studying or reading
Boldly resistant or challenging,... disobedient
Aggressive
ready to attack or start fights; acting in a hostile way
Impulsive
to act suddenly,... done without thinking, swayed by emotional r…
25 terms
Short Story
Short story
tone
situation irony
dramatic irony
A brief work of fiction
Authors attitude
contrast between what we expect to happen and what really hap…
The audience knows something the characters do not
Short story
A brief work of fiction
tone
Authors attitude
9 terms
Short story
Hungry:who is the auther?
Hungry: setting
tt-heart: auther
Hunger: climax
Richard wright
Memphis, Tennessee
Edgar Allan poe ... 1809-1849... his parents die when he was young…
When the mother want her son to go get the groceries even her…
Hungry:who is the auther?
Richard wright
Hungry: setting
Memphis, Tennessee
41 terms
Short Story Literary Terms
plot
exposition
rising action
climax
a series of related events that present and resolve a conflict
the reader is introduced to the characters, setting, and situ…
conflict is introduced and complications develop
moment of greatest intensity; turning point in the story
plot
a series of related events that present and resolve a conflict
exposition
the reader is introduced to the characters, setting, and situ…
short story
what are the components of setting
what are two ways an author may inform…
define POV
1st POV
time and place
they can state it directly or they can infer it
the perspective the piece is written from
you see the story from one person's view and can see what the…
what are the components of setting
time and place
what are two ways an author may inform…
they can state it directly or they can infer it
Short Story
dynamic character
static character
internal conflict
external conflict
A character that changes throughout the story
A character who does not change during the story.
occurs within a character's mind.
occurs outside of the character
dynamic character
A character that changes throughout the story
static character
A character who does not change during the story.
15 terms
Short Story Terminology
Alliteration
protagonist
conflict
narrator
A repetition of sounds at the beginning of words.
main characters, hero, or heroine in a written work. Most of…
Opposing elements or characters in a plot
person telling the story
Alliteration
A repetition of sounds at the beginning of words.
protagonist
main characters, hero, or heroine in a written work. Most of…
Short Story
What is the authors name of "A&P" and…
How many girls walk into the store?
What were the girls that walked into t…
Why were the girls asked to leave?
John Updike
3
bathing suits
they were immodestly dressed
What is the authors name of "A&P" and…
John Updike
How many girls walk into the store?
3
9 terms
Short Story
Short Story
Fiction
Setting
Characterization
tells about one single event or experience... Fiction -NOT true…
Not true... Not real... Fake
Where and when the story takes place
The creation of imaginary people who appear to be real to the…
Short Story
tells about one single event or experience... Fiction -NOT true…
Fiction
Not true... Not real... Fake
88 terms
Short Story
The Sniper Author
The Sniper Protagonist
The Sniper Antagonist
The Sniper Theme
Liam O'Flaherty
Sniper
Sniper's brother ... conscience
Everyone is our brother, even in war
The Sniper Author
Liam O'Flaherty
The Sniper Protagonist
Sniper
14 terms
short story
Plot
conflict
external conflict
internal conflict
a series of related events that include the conflict
a struggle between two opposing forces
a struggle between a character and some other opposing person…
a struggle between opposing ideas or feelings
Plot
a series of related events that include the conflict
conflict
a struggle between two opposing forces
Short Story components
Setting
Mood
Conflict
Climax
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader
A struggle between opposing forces
That point in a plot that creates the greatest intensity, sus…
Setting
The context in time and place in which the action of a story…
Mood
Feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for the reader
Short Story
Plot
Exposition
Inciting Incident
Rising Action
The sequence of events in a story
Introduces characters and setting
The exact moment in the story when the conflict is set into m…
Conflict develops and suspense builds
Plot
The sequence of events in a story
Exposition
Introduces characters and setting
Short Story Terms
protagonist
antagonist
foreshadowing
internal conflict
the main character or lead figure in a novel, play, story, or…
a character in a story or poem who deceives, frustrates, or w…
the use of clues to hint what is going to happen later in the…
a struggle between opposing needs, desires, or emotions withi…
protagonist
the main character or lead figure in a novel, play, story, or…
antagonist
a character in a story or poem who deceives, frustrates, or w…
11 terms
short story
Internal conflict
External Conflict
Conflict
theme
character is struggling with something within
character is struggling with an outside force
the problem or struggle in the story
the main idea\ message of a story
Internal conflict
character is struggling with something within
External Conflict
character is struggling with an outside force
29 terms
Short Story
exposition
plot
conflict
rising action
introduces the characters, the setting and the situation in t…
the action or series of related events that make up a story
the struggle between opposing forces that moves the plot forw…
events that occur as a result of the inciting incident; these…
exposition
introduces the characters, the setting and the situation in t…
plot
the action or series of related events that make up a story
19 terms
short story
Plot
catalyst
antecedents
Protagonist
the sequence of events that make up the narrative of the story
anything that triggers change
Flashbacks/ past events
Main character
Plot
the sequence of events that make up the narrative of the story
catalyst
anything that triggers change
Short Story
Setting
Perspective
Theme
Historical Context
the time and place in which the story happens
the point of view from which a character sees things
the message or insight into life the story gives you
events in history that affect the story
Setting
the time and place in which the story happens
Perspective
the point of view from which a character sees things
32 terms
Short Story Terms
protagonist
antagonist
foreshadowing
internal conflict
main character who sets the plot in motion
the character of force that blocks the protagonist
the use of clues to hint what is going to happen later in the…
a stuggle between opposing needs, desires, or emtions within…
protagonist
main character who sets the plot in motion
antagonist
the character of force that blocks the protagonist
Short Story
setting
point of view
characterization
theme
an explanation of where the story takes place, time and place
the author's choice of narrator, the perspective the story is…
the way a character is described by the author
the meaning or message the author is trying to convey
setting
an explanation of where the story takes place, time and place
point of view
the author's choice of narrator, the perspective the story is…
19 terms
Short Story
Seventh Grade Charters
Main events Seventh grade
Ricky Tikki Tavi Characters
Personification
Victor Treasa Micheal Mr.buller
Exposition- all of them are poor they live in Fresno ... Rising…
Nag and Nagaina ... Teddy... Father and mother... Darzee and his wife…
Is when you give human qualities to a object or animal... Exampl…
Seventh Grade Charters
Victor Treasa Micheal Mr.buller
Main events Seventh grade
Exposition- all of them are poor they live in Fresno ... Rising…
30 terms
Short Story
The general mistakes Joby
The general tells Joby
The general tries to convince Joby
Fourteen-year-old Joby finds himself
for a crying soldier before battle
he is saddened by the senselessness of the war.
that by playing his drum he is the heart of the army.
amidst 40,000 sleeping troops in a peach orchard.
The general mistakes Joby
for a crying soldier before battle
The general tells Joby
he is saddened by the senselessness of the war.
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