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Unformatted text preview: Developed sequentially(chronological), in flashback, flash forward, or in mixed mode Informational/Persuasive/Confessional/Therapeutic/Humorous intent Principles for use of narration as a supporting developmental pattern: 1) Use narrative to make a point. The narrative serves as an example/ illustration. 2) Adopt a single point of vieweither first person (I) or third person (he/she). 3) Include in the narrative action, description, and dialogue. 4) Keep the narrative brief- no longer than what is necessary 5) Carefully clarify the conflict. 6) Resolve the conflict by the end of the narrative. 7) You may wish to state or imply the point of the narrative. 8) If you state the point, you can place it at the beginningbefore the narrative startsor at the end, after the resolution of the conflict....
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This note was uploaded on 06/24/2009 for the course ENGL 1302 taught by Professor None during the Spring '08 term at Tarrant County.
- Spring '08