Comic Techniques/Terms Speech Bubbles Thought Bubbles Onomatopoeia Captions Panels Panel Frames Narrative device used to convey information that cannot be communicated by speech. Name for the smaller box segment of a page in which images are drawn. Border or edges of a panel. Usually rectangular in shape, but cloud shaped can indicate a dream/flashback and one with a jagged edge can indicate anger/shock. Graphic used to assign ownership of dialogue. Graphic used to show internal thoughts of a character. Usually cloud shaped and connected to owner by a series of smaller bubbles. A word that imitates the sound that it is describing.