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Theme

3 m's
M - main idea
M - message
M - moral or lesson

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First person

Told by a character in the story

2

Third person limited

What the reader knows is limited by what the character can see, hear, or touch

3

Third person omniscient

"All-seeing"; tells what characters think feel say or do.

4

Plot

Exposition, Complicating Incident, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Resolution.

5

Exposition

Background information.

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Complicating Indent

Action that ends everyday life.

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Rising action

Actions that increase tension and complexity.

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Climax

Turning point, point of highest tension and excitement.

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Falling action

Actions which resolve conflicts.

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Resolution

Action that returns story to everyday life.