Unit 1 Vocabulary
Made By Mya Ricks
Setting: historical movement in time and geographic locaton which the story takes place
Characterization: the creation and convincing representation of fictitious characters.
Theme: the lesson learned from the story.
resolution: a decision or determination
Conflict: the problem in the story
point of view: the position of a narrator in relation to the story
plot: the plan, scheme ,or main story of a literary or dramatic work.
Rising action: a related series of incidents in a literary plot that builds towards the point of great interest.
Traits: characteristic or quality , of ones future.
Motives: something that causes a person to act a certain way
Falling action: part of plot that occurs after the conflict has been resolve
Support: to maintain advocate.
Evidence: proof of something
Claim: demand as a right or as due
Central Idea: the main focus of the plot
Climax: the turning point in the plot
Foreshadow: to show indicate before hand
Flashback: set of time earlier than the main story
Mood: a temporary state of mind and feeling