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Internal conflict

What is happening inside the person or what they are going through

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Rising action

The events leading up to the climax

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Climax

The main event in the story

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Falling action

The resolution and the end event of the story

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Smilie

A sentence comparing using like, or as.

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Metaphor

A sentence comparing not using like or as

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Tone

The way the author describes the story

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Personification

Giving human characteristics to a non human thing

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Point of view

Who is tell the story

First person: you, I, me
Second person: you, your, yours
Third person: He, she, it

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Alliteration

Purple people packers

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Noun

A describing word

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Verb

Action word

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Adjective

Modifying word

Ex: SUPER Grandma

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Adverb

Modifies adjectives, adverbs
Usually ends in L,LY,Y


Ex: Do your homework NOW!

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Interjection

Words expressing emotion

Ex: ouch! Hey! Oh!

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Conjunction

Connectors between words or phrases

Ex: the police, WITH THE ARMY, established order

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Preposition

Modifiers of verbs, nouns, adjectives,

Ex: about, below, toward, under, out, except, till, after, beside, against, onto, opposite