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Literary Terms Review Worksheet
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is any ________________ story.2.
is literature which describes only real people or ___________________ such ashistorical works, ___________________, and autobiographies.3.
is a ___________________ account of events brief enough to be read in ___________________, including plot, ___________________, setting, ___________________ of ___________________, and theme.4.
is the ___________________ between _________ ___________________ 5.
has three types: ___________________;___________________; and ___________________ 6.
is a character’s ___________________ or ___________________.
is the ___________________ character in the story.8.
is the ___________________ or ___________________ which causes themain character conflict.9.
point of view
is the ___________________ from which the story is told.10.
point of view is when the story is being told by a ___________________ in thestory. Words like _____ or _____ are used throughout the story.11.
point of view is when the story is told by an ___________________. Words like ____________ and _____________ are used throughout the story.12.
is the ___________________ who ___________________.13.
is the ___________________ and ___________________ in which the storyoccurs.14.
of the story is the statement about ___________________ of which the authorwishes to make. It is also many times the ___________________ of the story. Usually thetheme of a story can be expressed in a ___________________ ___________________.15.
of a story tells what happens in a story in the ___________________ in which the ___________________ occur.16.
of the story is at the beginning and contains the ___________________, ___________________, and ___________________.17.
of the story tells the ___________________ that occur before the climaxor turning point.18.
climax or turning point
of the story is the part where the most ___________________ ormajor ___________________ occurs in the story.19.
contains all of the ___________________ of the turning point or climax.20.
is at the end of the story and is where the ___________________’s conflics
are resolved in some way.21.
is the means by which an ___________________ creates ___________________ people in his writing.22.
___________________ and ___________________ that predict the ___________________ of the story.23.
is a total ___________________ in the present action of the story to ___________________ a small back story that occurred previously. This many times givesbackground information.