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Takes place entirely within the character's own mind; struggle between the opposing needs and desires or emotions of a person

Internal Conflict

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A character struggles against an outside force (character, society, or nature)

External Conflict

2

The process of revealing the personality of a character in a story

Characterization

3

The author simply tells you about the character directly

Direct Characterization

4

The author gives you clues about a character through dialogue, behavior, appearance, and what other characters say about them

Indirect Characterization

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Has an epiphany and makes a change in the story

Dynamic Character

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Does not change

Static Character

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The use of clues to hint at events that will occur later in the plot

Foreshadowing

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Larger than life main character of an epic; **represents the characteristics of a particular culture values**

Epic Hero

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It compares something you can't understand to something from everyday life; extended simile; also known as Homeric Simile

Epic Simile

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