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Unit 2 Lesson 3 Note

What is a flashback? When an author refers to something that happened in the past.
Why do stories have flashbacks? To provide the reader with important background information
What can flashbacks do in a story? Create mystery, tension or surprise in the story
Is this statement TRUE or FALSE? A flashback is something that happens in a story or movie when a character remembers something that happened to him/her in the PAST. True
TRUE OR FALSE: Stories can have flashbacks to provide the reader with important information. True
TRUE or FALSE: Flashbacks can create surprise in a story. True
TRUE OR FALSE: In Titanic, Rose tells the crew and her daughter the story of her experience on the Titanic.As she tells her story, she travels to this time in her mind and shares this experience with the audience. True
What words signal the flashback in this sentence? He had already passed through the door when I suddenly remembered seeing his son running by my side. I had forgotten that, and I didn't tell Rabbi Elijah! "When suddenly I remembered..."
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