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The Sniper / ELA 9

Vocab

TermDefinition
Character Person or anything represented as a person in a literary work
Flat Character A character with only one outstanding trait or feature
Static Character A character that doesn't change throughout a literary work
Round Character A complex and multi-dimensional character
Dynamic Character A character that changes during the literary work
Characterization The method an author uses to reveal a character's personality
Protagonist The central character of a literary work
Antagonist A person or force that opposes the protagonist
Irony The contrast between what is expected to happen and what actually happens
Situational Irony Occurs when a character, or the reader, expects one thing to happen but something entirely different happens
Enveloped Covered; wrapped
Beleaguered Surrounded
Spasmodically At irregular intervals, intermittently
Ascetic Severe, stern
Fanatic A person who supports a cause or pursues an interest with extreme enthusiasm
Lodge To become embedded or stuck
Ruse A trick
Reel To fall off balance; lurch
Remorse Bitter regret
Identity The quality of being a unique person; individuality
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