Literary Terms . PPACTS Review. PLOT. Plot is the storyline or series of events in a story (exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution). At the heart of any plot is CONFLICT -the struggle between opposing forces or characters that create the dynamic tension in a work.
The point of view from which a story is told.
A story may have a bias (also known as a slant) which influences the reader.
The narrator tells the story from
An all-knowing pov and is NOT
related to the story (not in story).
Character is revealed by:
or dynamic (round)
e.g. The journey from childhood innocence to adulthood is difficult yet meaningful.
The 3 elements of setting are: