ENG 2510 Vocab Review

Card Set Information

Author:
tasha0630
ID:
302283
Filename:
ENG 2510 Vocab Review
Updated:
2015-05-06 20:23:14
Tags:
ENG2510 Vocab Review
Folders:

Description:
ENG 2510 MidTerm Review
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user tasha0630 on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. Point of View
    The vantage point from which the narrator of a story views its events
  2. Realism
    Imitation of real life in a story
  3. Mythos
    A fundamental story told and retold by word of mouth
  4. Internal Conflict
    Self-doubt, insecurity, and fear are possible examples of this
  5. Romance
    A tale of summer about a quest
  6. Setting
    Location in time, place, or culture
  7. Comedy
    A story of spring that ends in a party
  8. Free Indirect Discourse
    The voice of a third person narrator joins with the voice of a character
  9. First-Person Narration
    A character in the story tells the story
  10. Symbol
    A concrete object represents an idea or feeling
  11. Dramatization
    another word for scene
  12. Limited Omniscient Narration
    A narrator who knows much, but not everything, about the thoughts of characters
  13. Tragedy
    A story of fall that ends in the demise of a noble hero
  14. Atmosphere
    Mood of a story and its effects on us
  15. Irony
    A gap between expectation and what actually happens in a story
  16. Second Person Narration
    puts "you" in the position of narrator
  17. Epiphany
    A character reaches a moment of insight
  18. Complications
    Intensification of the conflict
  19. Denouement
    Resolution of the plot
  20. Plot
    The arrangement of events that make up a story
  21. Tone
    Overall feeling the narrator has for characters, events, setting, etc
  22. Metaphor
    A comparison between two things that makes them identical
  23. Conflict
    A struggle between opposing forces
  24. Climax
    The turning point in a story
  25. Exposition
    Background information
  26. Protagonist
    Main character of a story

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview