Fiction

2017-07-27T21:31:28+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Dialogue, Self-fulfilling prophecy, Fan fiction, Grammar, Novel, Fictional universe, Irony, MacGuffin, Narrative, Suspension of disbelief, Story arc, Genre fiction, Outline of fiction, Subtext, Social novel, Stream of unconsciousness (narrative mode), Visionary fiction, List of fictional colors flashcards Fiction
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  • Dialogue
    Dialogue (sometimes spelled dialog in American English) is a written or spoken conversational exchange between two or more people, and a literary and theatrical form that depicts such an exchange.
  • Self-fulfilling prophecy
    A self-fulfilling prophecy is a prediction that directly or indirectly causes itself to become true, by the very terms of the prophecy itself, due to positive feedback between belief and behavior.
  • Fan fiction
    Fan fiction or fanfiction (also abbreviated to fan fic, fanfic, or fic) is fiction about characters or settings from an original work of fiction, created by fans of that work rather than by its creator.
  • Grammar
    In linguistics, grammar is the set of structural rules governing the composition of clauses, phrases, and words in any given natural language.
  • Novel
    A novel is a long narrative, normally in prose, which describes fictional characters and events, usually in the form of a sequential story.
  • Fictional universe
    A fictional universe is a self-consistent fictional setting with events, and often elements, that differ from the real world.
  • Irony
    Irony (from Ancient Greek εἰρωνεία (eirōneía), meaning "dissimulation, feigned ignorance"), in its broadest sense, is a rhetorical device, literary technique, or event in which what appears, on the surface, to be the case, differs radically from what is actually the case.
  • MacGuffin
    In fiction, a MacGuffin (sometimes McGuffin or maguffin) is a plot device in the form of some goal, desired object, or other motivator that the protagonist pursues, often with little or no narrative explanation.
  • Narrative
    A narrative or story is any report of connected events, real or imaginary, presented in a sequence of written or spoken words, and/or still or moving images.
  • Suspension of disbelief
    The term suspension of disbelief or willing suspension of disbelief has been defined as a willingness to suspend one's critical faculties and believe the unbelievable; sacrifice of realism and logic for the sake of enjoyment.
  • Story arc
    A story arc is an extended or continuing storyline in episodic storytelling media such as television, comic books, comic strips, boardgames, video games, and films with each episode following a narrative arc.
  • Genre fiction
    Genre fiction, also known as popular fiction, is plot-driven fictional works written with the intent of fitting into a specific literary genre, in order to appeal to readers and fans already familiar with that genre.
  • Outline of fiction
    The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to fiction: Fiction – narrative which is made up by the author.
  • Subtext
    Subtext or undertone is any content of a creative work which is not announced explicitly by the characters or author, but is implicit or becomes something understood by the observer of the work as the production unfolds.
  • Social novel
    The social novel, also known as the social problem (or social protest) novel, is a "work of fiction in which a prevailing social problem, such as gender, race, or class prejudice, is dramatized through its effect on the characters of a novel".
  • Stream of unconsciousness (narrative mode)
    In literary criticism, stream of unconsciousness is a narrative mode that portrays an individual's point of view by transcribing the author's unconscious dialogue or somniloquy during sleep, in connection to his or her actions within a dream.
  • Visionary fiction
    Visionary fiction, classified by the Book Industry Study Group under the BISAC subject heading FIC039000 FICTION / Visionary & Metaphysical, emerged as a distinct genre around the year 2000.
  • List of fictional colors
    This is a list of fictional colors which were invented for a fictional piece of work.