LitTerms[1] - Trminos literarios generales el autor/la...

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Términos literarios generales el autor/la autora = author el escritor/la escritora = writer el género literario = literary genre la obra = work (literary/artistic) Un cuento es una obra literaria. la ficción = fiction el cuento (masculino) = short story This is a literary genre. la novela = novel This is a literary genre. la imagen = image A mental representation la mimesis = mimesis The imitation of reality in art el narrador = narrator The voice telling the story (not the same as the author) el punto de vista = point of view The narrator’s position regarding the events. primera persona = first person A narrative using “I” or “we.” tercera persona = third person omnisciente = omniscient All-knowing lenguaje figurado =figurative language As contrasted to literal language, language that does not mean exactly what it says, but which forces the reader to make a leap of imagination. el símbolo = symbol
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This note was uploaded on 02/09/2011 for the course SPANISH 240 taught by Professor N/a during the Fall '07 term at University of Michigan.

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