Short Story Structure
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What is setting?(3 things)W.W.W
- *Where the story takes places? More then one
- *When the story takes place(year,time)
- *Weather(mood atmoshpere)
What are the 5 Elements of a short story
What is the main character also called?
What is the "villian also called"
what is another word for dull and full characters
what are the four kinds of problems
- * man vs. man
- * man vs. nature
- *nature vs. nature
- *man vs. himself
- *man vs machine?
what does the initial problem do?
the initial problem generates the rest of the actions
what are the two kinds of atmoshpere/ moods?
- * external(nature)
What is the theme
What the author is trying to say about people and the world
main idea of the story
How do we learn about characters?
- * Authors description
- *What they think
- *What they do
- *What others say/how they interact
- *What she says
Short story plot paragragh
What is a simile?
- A figure of speech in which two unlike things are compared
- (usually introduced by like or as)
- She is like a rose
- A comparison in which one thing is used to represent something else
- "That guy is a cold hearted snake"
- The act of attributing human traits qualities to inhaminate objects
- "My computer hates me"
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