English exam

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English exam
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  1. The narrator tells the story from the view point of one character. The narrator sees only what one character sees and thinks. Narrator uses he and she to talk about the character.
    Third Person Limited
  2. The narrator can see into the minds of all the characters. The narrator desribes the actions of the characters in different places and times. The narrator uses he or she to talk about the characters.
    Third person omniscent
  3. The general lesson that the reader learns from reading a piece of writing that can be taken out of the story and applied in real life.
    Theme
  4. The feeling you get from reading a piece of writing
    Mood
  5. Where the story takes place
    setting
  6. 5 parts of Plot
    • Introduction
    • Rising action
    • climax
    • falling action
    • resolution
  7. The act of developing a character
    Characterization
  8. authoer coems right out and directly states what type of person a character is
    direct characterization
  9. author shows the reader what type of person a character is by giving examples of how the character acts, what he says, and what others say about him
    Indrect Characterization
  10. Long stories get...
    underlined
  11. Short stories and poems get...
    quotes
  12. Use of clues to hint about what will happen later in the story
    foreshadowing
  13. When the reader or viewer expects one thing to ahppen and the opposite does
    situational irony
  14. a struggle inside one character can be a decision between right and wrong
    internal conflict
  15. a sturggle between two outside forces
    external conlflict
  16. the repitition of a cosntant sound at the beginning of words
    ex: do or die
    alliteration
  17. the repition of a vowel sound within words
    ex: free and easy
    assonance
  18. the use of words that sound like what they mean
    ex: tick-tock
    onomatopoeia
  19. a comparison between two unlike things
    ex: my kitten is a firece as a tiger
    simile
  20. a comparison between two unlike things without using like or as
    metaphor
  21. when something is not alive btu is made tos ound like a person
    personification
  22. a wild exaaggeration
    hyperbole
  23. the repition of sounds at the end of words
    rhyme
  24. it means more than what it says on the sruface
    figurative language
  25. mean exactly what it says
    literal language

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