STM states that: How could anyone be silly enough to think he is better than anyone else because his
cloths are made of finer wool? The finer wool is symbolic of the government in Harrison Bergeron
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
By: Sherman Alexie
Born October 7th, 196
Spokane Indian Reservation in Wellpinit, WA
Born with hydrocephalic (water on brain)
Writer, Pet, Comedian
Awards: A Faulker Award, Award f
Adversary (n)- An enemy, opponent
- antagonist, rival, foe
Alienate (v)- To turn away; to make indifferent or hostile; to transfer, convey- separate, drive
Artifice (n)- A skillful or ingenious device; a clever trick; a clever skill; trick
The conflict is going to be the main struggle of the novel.
Man vs Man
Man vs Self- persons struggle with his or her own prejudices or doubts or character flaws
Man vs Nature
Man vs Society- when the protagonist conflict extends to confronting in
1) Introductory Words, Phrases, or Clauses
Yes, Ill consider it.
Eric, I need your attention
2) Interrupting Words or Phrases
Id help you, sir, if I had the information
She didnt however, finish the job.
The saw, which was my Dads, broke
Writing an essay
An attention grabbing strategy that engages the reader
Effective hooks typically begin somewhere else
Hooks require a task
No matter which technique you use. BE ORIGINAL and take a risk.
Nailer crawls through an old oil tanker's
belly to collect copper wiring for his crew.
As he is rising from the tanker, people are
salvaging parts from it
Using the copper wire to guide
himself to the surface, he rips off his
air ventilation mask
Plot is the literary element that describes the structure of a story. It shows casual arrangements of
events and actions within a story.
Freytags Pyramid uses a system to describe a storys plot.
It is the setting (time and place)