An event in a story that interrupts the present action of the plot to tell what happened earlier.
What special technique provides a conclusion the reader does not expect?
A series of events that make up a story.
What special techniques do writers use when they use a specific object to represent ideas in a story.
A comparison of two unlike things that uses the word like, or as.
Kind of metaphor in which non-human things or qualities are talked about as if they were human.
The use of clues to hint at events that occur later in a plot.
The character who comes in conflict with the main character/or blocks the main character.
A comparison of two unlike things without using the words like or as.
A struggle or clash between opposing characters or opposing forces in literature.
The central or main character in a literary work, the character who sets the plot in motion.
The turning point of a story; the point of highest interest
Time and Place of a literary work.
What type of conflict takes place within a character.
What type of conflict occurs when an outside force presents obstacles in a story.
The main idea, central message, or moral lesson taught through a work of literature.