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When I, me, and my are said in a story what point of view is it?

First person

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Why is first person narrator strong?

It shows all of a characters thoughts

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Why is first person narrator weak?

You only get one persons thoughts

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What is a third person narrator?

An observer

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What is an omniscient narrator?

The perspective of and outsider, with everyone's thoughts

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Which narrator is most reliable?

Omniscient

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Which narrator types are outsiders?

Omniscient and third

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What type of narrator is it in the birthday party?

Third

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You can tell it is third person in the birthday party because...

The narrator is not apart of the scenario

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The narrator in the birthday party can be described as ___ because

Observant b/c they listened to the other peoples conversation

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What type of narrator is there in the necklace? Why?

Third because it was an observer and it was written with I

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When does the narrator in the necklace switch to a a different point of view? What point of view is this?

When he husband speaks of money, and omniscient

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How would the necklace be different if told from Mathilde's point of view.

You would just get what she thought and she would make herself sound better

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How would the necklace be different from Mr. Loisel's point of view

You would get his option of his wife

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The scarlet ibis has what type of narrator? Why?

First because they say I and only show the narrators thoughts

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Is the narrator reliable in the scarlet ibis?

No because he tries to make himself seem better than he actually is

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Why is the title, scarlet ibis, symbolic?

Because doodle is the scarlet ibis, he is where he is not supposed to be

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Why are the seasons symbolic in the scarlet ibis?

Because they show doodles growth, and show the destruction and prosperity of doodles life

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Gloomily or resentful silent or respected. Dull or somber in sound or color

Sullenly

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Having or exhibiting a lustrous rainbow like play of color caused by different retraction of light waves(as from oil slick, soup bubble, or fish scales) that tend to change as the angle of view changes

Iridescent

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Clear and free of storms or unpleasant change: Marked by or suggestive or utter calm or quietude

Serene

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Incapable of error. Not liable to mislead deceive or disappoint

Infallibility

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A disease or injury of plants resulting in withering cessation the of growth, and death of parts without rotting something that impairs or destroys

Blighted

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Marked by stubborn determination

Doggedness

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Reiterated

To repeat. To state or do over again or repeatedly sometimes with wearying effects

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Mar

To determine from the perfection or wholeness, to obstruct, to inflict serious body harm on

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Precariously

Depending on the will or the pleasure of another. Dependent on uncertain conditions

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Aghast

Struck with terror, amazement, or horror, shocked

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Exorbitant

Hot coming within the scope of the law. Exceeding in intensity, quality, amounts, or the customary or appropriate limits

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Adulation

To flatter or admire excessively or slavishly

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The act of harassing or to bring trouble, distress, or agitation to

Vexation

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To console, cheerless dejected, downcast

Disconsolation

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Incessantly

Continuing or following without interruption