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Flashcards in Grace Sforza ELA 5 Deck (28):
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Finess

Skill and cleverness shown by how someone handles a situation

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Incessant/incessantly

Nonstop, without ending

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Odious

Describes something deserving hatred.

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Nocturnal

Describes something active at night

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palpable

able to be touched or felt

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disarming

to remove feeling of unfriendleness

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analytical

describes something with the ability to beak a whole into parts

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condone

to forgive,overlook, or allow an offence

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futile

describes something that has no affection

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Characterazation

the method in which the author develops a character,thoughts,words or actions

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direct

tells you directly

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Indirect

action words, thoughts reader infers what is implied

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dynamic

character changes

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static

remains the same

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protagonist

(The main character)the central character or hero

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antagonist

a person or force that opposes the protagonist

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setting

the time and place in which a story takes place

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plot

the structure of the story

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exposition

the basic background information is revaled

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rising action

conflicts developed

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climax

the turning point of the story

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falling action

events that occur after the climax

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resolution

conflicts are resolved the way things are going from now on

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theme

the main moral or message of a piece of literature

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conflict

problem

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internal

with in a character

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external

a problem

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point of view

the perspective