BASIC LITERATURE CONCEPTS

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BASIC LITERATURE CONCEPTS by Mind Map: BASIC LITERATURE CONCEPTS

1. CHARACTERS A person or an animal in a book, play or film.

1.1. 🎙 NARRATOR: A person who tells a story, especially in a book, play or film.

1.2. MAIN CHARACTERS: Also referred to as the hero or protagonist, is usually the most important character in the story.

1.2.1. ANTAGONIST: A person who strongly opposes somebody/something.

1.2.2. PROTAGONIST: The main character in a play, film or book.

1.3. MINOR CHARACTERS: They are not as important as the major characters, but still play a large part in the story.

2. THEME The subject or main idea in a talk, piece of writing or work of art.

2.1. CONFLICT

2.1.1. A situation in which people, groups or countries disagree strongly or are involved in a serious argument.

2.2. PLOT

2.2.1. The series of events that form the story of a novel, play, film, etc.

2.3. RESOLUTION

2.3.1. A definite decision to do or not to do something.

3. NOVEL

3.1. A story long enough to fill a complete book, in which the characters and events are usually imaginary an invented prose narrative that is usually long and complex.

4. STYLE The particular way in which something is done.

4.1. CHARACTERISATION

4.1.1. ​The way that a writer makes characters in a book or play seem real.

4.2. GENRES

4.2.1. A particular type or style of literature, art, film or music that you can recognize because of its special features.

4.3. SYMBOLISM

4.3.1. The use of symbols to represent ideas, especially in art and literature.

5. SOURCES OF INFORMATION TYPE APA

6. *Oxford University Press. (2021). Various definitions. Retrieved on September 5, 2021, from: https://www.oxfordlearnersdictionaries.com

7. *Dictionary.com, LLC. (2021). Main character definition. Retrieved September 5, 2021, from: https://www.dictionary.com/e/pop-culture/main-character/

8. *Literary Terms. (2021). Minor character definition. Retrieved on September 5, 2021, from: https://literaryterms.net/character/