Apostrophe: addressing someone absent or dead or something nonhuman as if that person
or thing were present and alive
Allegory: narrative or description that has a second meaning beneath the surface
Sarcasm: simply bitter or cutting speech, intended to wo
Personification - when something is given qualities it normally does not have
simile - comparison using "like" or "as"
metaphor - comparison NOT using "like" or "as"
symbol - when something stands for something else
alliteration - when two or m
falling action - climax is explained, characters express how they feel about the
climax - highest point of the story, purpose of reading the story, a discovery is
resolution - characters return to as normal a life as possi
character that usually shows many sides of personality and shows
growth or maturity in the story
a main character, story would change if character were removed
a less important character and the story would not change or only