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Irony

🛑When the unexpected is happening

🛑(usually the exact opposite of what you think should happen)

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Dramatic Irony

🛑When the reader know something that the characters do not

🛑Are usually found in a play or a movie

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Situational irony

🛑A surprise ending

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Verbal irony

🛑Saying one thing but meaning something different

🛑Sarcasm

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Main character

🛑The person who the action is focused on

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Static character

🛑One who does not go through any important internal changes

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Dynamic character

🛑Character who goes through an important internal change

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Protagonist or main character is dynamic

🛑true

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Flat character

🛑Shows only one single personality trait and stays that way

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Round character

🛑Show several sides to their personality

🛑complex like real people

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Setting

🛑Time or place where the story takes place

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Theme

🛑The central idea explored in any piece of writing

🛑EX// LOVE,COURAGE,LOYALTY

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Universal themes

🛑good vs evil

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Dialogue

🛑when people talk to eachother in a story

🛑used to move the story forward

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Hyperbole

🛑extreme exaderation

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Simile

🛑comparing 2 unlike things using like or as

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Metaphore

🛑comparison of 2 unlike things not using like or as

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Mood

🛑feeling the poem creates in the reader

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Tone

🛑way the author protrays the story

🛑how the author feels

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Allusions

🛑reference to someone or something commenly known

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Foreshadowing

🛑advance hint in what comes later in the story

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Alliteration

🛑SAME SOUND SENTENCES

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Characterization

🛑The way the author developes the character

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Plot

🛑Sequence of events that make up the content of the book or story

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Fiction

🛑Story that is made up

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Onomatopoeia

🛑using words for sounds

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Fable

🛑animals are main characters

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Exposition

🛑Part of the story that introduced the important background info

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Rising action

🛑Part of the story that builds up to the climax

🛑conflict is developed

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Climax

🛑turning point of the story

🛑Higest intensity or drama