Literary Elements

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dktrabert
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Literary Elements
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2013-10-28 12:02:59
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Literary terms you need to know to analyze stories.
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  1. Conflict
    A problem that occurs in the story
  2. Setting
    Time and place where the story occurs
  3. Tragedy
    A story ending in death and sadness
  4. Analyze
    To look at something very closely
  5. Exposition
    The background of the story-main character, setting, and conflict
  6. Inciting moment
    Sets the story in motion
  7. Rising action
    A series of events and actions that move the story to a climax
  8. Climax
    The turning point of the story
  9. Falling action
    The conflict unravels with the main character either winning or losing
  10. Denouement
    The resolution or ending of the story

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