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Aside

A remark in a novel that is intended to be heard by the reader but is supposed to be unheard by the other characters in the novel.

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Exposition

Writing or speech primarily intended to convey information or to explain

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Climax

The most intense, exciting, or important point of the novel

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Resolution

When a problem or continuous matter is solved in the novel

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Compressed Time

A large space of time reduced to fit it all into the novel

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Retrospective

Looking back on or dealing with past events or situations.

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Analepsis

Flashback

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Prolepsis

Flash-forward

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Foreshadowing

A warning or indication of a future event

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Patterns of Three

It can refer to a collection of three words, phrases, sentences, lines, paragraphs/stanzas, chapters/sections of writing. The three elements together are known as a triad.

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Circular Narrative

It cycles through the story one event at a time to end back where the story originated

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Shifting Timescales

When the time in the novel suddenly switches to another period of time