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Ms. Peters Summer ELA 6th,7th, & 8th
" The greatness of man is not how much wealth he aquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively."
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Elements of a Short Story
A short story is a work of short, narrative prose that is usually centered around one single event. It is limited in scope and has an introduction, body and conclusion. Although a short story has much in common with a novel, it is written with much greater precision.
Elements of a Plot
In a narrative or creative writing, a plot is the sequence of events that make up a story, whether it's told, written, filmed, or sung. Plots are typically made up of five main elements: Exposition: At the beginning of the story, characters, setting, and the main conflict are typically introduced.
An author's purpose is his reason for or intent in writing. An author's purpose may be to amuse the reader, to persuade the reader, to inform the reader, or to satirize a condition.
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