Johnathan Mitchell core 1

Setting- the place or type of surroundings where something is positioned or where an event takes place.

characterization-literary device that is used step by step in literature to highlight

theme-the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic

resolution-a firm decision to do or not to do something.

conflict-a serious disagreement or argument, typically a protracted one.

point of view-particular attitude or way of considering a matter.

plot-a plan made in secret by a group of people to do something illegal or harmful.

rising action-a related series of incidents in a literary plot that build toward the point of greatest interest

traits- a genetically determined characteristic.

motives-a reason for doing something, especially one that is hidden or not obvious.

falling action-part after climax

support- bear all or part of the weight of

evidence- the available body of facts or information indicating whether a belief or proposition is true or valid.

claim-a demand or request for something considered one's due

central idea-unifying element of the story

climax- culminate in an exciting or impressive event

foreshadow-be a warning or indication of (a future event).

flashback-a scene in a movie, novel, etc., set in a time earlier than the main story.

mood- how the character feels

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