Literary Terms. Point of View. The relationship of the narrator, or storyteller, to the story. It is the style in which the story is told. - 1st Person - Limited 3rd Person Omniscient Voice (3rd Person). First Person Narrative.
- 1st Person - Limited 3rd Person
“Bill raced into the water to save the sinking swimmer.”Indirect Characterization
Cold, Hot, Happy, Sad, Frightening, Mysterious, etc.
The time and place in which the events of a story take place.ToneSetting
meaning and often show
the true nature of people.
- Irish author, James Joyce,
called the short story an
“epiphany” or “revelation”.
US – Poe & Hawthorne
France – Balzac & Maupassant
Germany - Hoffman