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The main idea or message that a poem or short story conveys.
The sequence of events in a story.
The attitude that a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a character.
The overall feeling that a work of literature creates for readers.
The time and place in which the events of a literary work occur.
A word, character, image, metaphor, or idea that recurs in a work or in several works of literature.
A person, animal, or presence in a literary work.
A character that shows varied and sometimes contradictory traits.
A character that reveals only one personality trait.
A character that changes.
A character that remains unchanged.
The main character in a literary work.
The character that opposed the protagonist.
A figure of speech that makes a comparison between two seemingly unlike things without using the words 'as' or 'like.'
A figure of speech that uses 'like' or 'as' to compare two things.
A person, place, or thing that stands for something in addition to itself.
Descriptive language that appeals to one or more of the five senses: sight, hearing, touch, taste, and smell.
Conversation between characters in a literary work.
A reference to a well-known person, place, or event from history, literature, or religion.
The use of clues by the author to prepare readers for events that will happen in a story.
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