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Plot-The structure of a story Or the sequence in which the author arranges events in a story Exposition-In drama the presentation of essential information regarding what has occurred prior to the beginning of the play Conflict External-In the plot of a drama conflict occurs when the protagonist is opposed by some person or force in the play Internal-The conflict the protagonist is face with a problem within himself Complications- situations the protagonist face in a drama Climax-The decisive moment in a drama the climax is the turning point of the play to which the rising action leads Resolution-The part of a story or drama which occurs after the climax and which establishes a new norm a new state of affairs-the way things are going to be from then on Foreshadowing-In drama a method used to build suspense by providing hints of what is to come Irony In irony of situation the result of an action is the reverse of what the actor expected In dramatic irony the audience knows something that the characters in the drama do not In verbal irony the contrast is between the literal meaning of what is said and what is meant Setting-The time and place in which a story unfolds Characterization-The method a writer uses to reveal the personality of a character in a literary work Methods may include 1 by what the character says about himself or herself 2 by what others reveal about the character and 3 by the characters own actions Protagonist-The hero
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