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QUIZ: Can you name the literary elements

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definitionlit. element
a thing that stands for something else
something (can be a thing or a person) which is trying to stop the protagonist from reaching his or her goal
events that make up the story
comparing 2 unlike things without using the words like or as
the part of the story where the problem of the story is resloved
when the audience or reader knows something the character doesn't
a character's characteristics are revealed indirectly through their actions, words, etc.
angle from which the story is told (ex: 1st, 3rd limited, 3rd omniscient)
the arrangement of words or phrases to create good sentence(s)
using things like humor, irony, or exaggeration to critisize people
different opinions between different characters (opposition of forces)
a character that stays the same throughout the story (usually a background character) (synonym=static)
the events that lead to the climax of a story
an indirect reference to something
the attitude of the speaker or character
an idea, concept, or object that is repeated throughout a story
the main focus(es) for a piece of writting
exploiting the different possible meanings of a word or using words that sound the same but mean different things
an extreme exaggeration to make a point
definitionlit. element
it's when the outcome was different from what was planned
comparing 2 unlike things using the words like or as
a character that changes (synonym=dynamic character)
patterns of behavior and belief in all humans' lives (patterns in literature)
usually the main character in the story who is trying to achieve something
using adjectives to describe a character (directly describes a character)
part of the story that gives important background knowledge to the reader
the literal meaning of a word instead of the ideas or feelings it suggests
repeating a phrase or adjectives in a sentence
when a person says or writes something but it means something else
all the words in a phrase start with the same letter or sound
when the protagonist makes a decision or does an action that changes the story
the author's word choice
the idea or feeling a word brings in addition to its literal and primary meaning
giving human traits to a non-living thing
using visually descriptive adjectives/words to explain something
an adjective describing a person that is put right before the person's name
the events that occur after the climax but before the resolution
when something can't possibly happen

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