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100

What is the time and place in which the story occurs? It effects the plot of the story.

Setting

100

What is the main message or idea the author communicates throughout the story?

Theme

100

What is a struggle/problem between two opposing forces called?  It can be internal or external.

Conflict

100

Which literary term describes when a conflict in a story comes to an end.  When it is solved.

Resolution

100

When the opposite of what is expected happens in a story.

Irony

100

The grouping of lines within a poem (like a paragraph)

Stanza

200

What is the sequence of events that make up the story? It keeps the story moving forward.

Plot

200

Choose one novel from this year, name a theme from the novel and give an example to support that theme.

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200

Give an example of a person vs. person conflict from any novel that we read in class this year.

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200

The literary term that means a hint the author gives about what will happen later on in the story?

Foreshadow

200

A direct comparison of two things without signal words like "like" or "as".

Ex: Her hair is the sun!

Metaphor

200

An example of this poetic term is shown below:

Roses are red (A)

Violets are blue (B)

Sugar is sweet (C)

And so are you (B)

Rhyme Scheme

300

What is it called when the author develops the traits of a character to show their personality?

Characterization

300

Choose one novel from this year, name a theme from the novel and give an example to support that theme.

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300

Give an example of a person vs. self conflict from any novel that we read in class this year.

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300

Which literary term is defined as giving the reader a clear picture of the story by using the 5 senses?

Imagery

300

A comparison of two things using signal words like "like" or "as".

Ex: Her hair was like the golden sun.

Simile

300

Giving non-human objects human characteristics

Personification

400

Which type of characterization is it when an author "tells" us about a character.  Ex: Zopa was Cagey.

Direct Characterization

400

What type of point of view is it when the narrator uses their own voice?  It uses "I" and "me" often.

First person point of view

400

Give an example of a person vs. society conflict from any novel that we read in class this year.

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400

This is an object that represents a deeper meaning.

Symbol

400

A literary term in which the author uses extreme exaggeration to demonstrate an idea.

Hyperbole

400

Words whose sounds suggest their meaning.

Ex: Pow, bang, quack

Onomatopoeia

500

Which type of characterization is when an author "shows" us about a character? 

Ex: Peak was selfless when he allowed Sunjo to reach the summit instead of taking the glory for himself. 

Indirect Characterization

500

What type of point of view is is when the narrator tells the story through the thoughts and feelings of several characters?  They use "he", "she" and "they".  It is an outside voice.

Third person point of view

500

Give an example of a person vs. nature conflict from any novel that we read in class this year.

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500
Name a symbol from one of your novels this year and explain it's meaning.

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500

The repeated consonant sounds at the beginning of a word.

Ex: Beautiful blue bouquet of flowers.

Alliteration

500

Sounds, words and phrases are repeated to emphasize an idea or feeling.

Repetition

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