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Story Grammar

Scope Note: 
Order or structure of elements in a textual passage, representing the meaning intended by the author and used to explain and predict the comprehension and/or recall of readers -- analogous to nouns, verbs, and other elements of traditional sentence grammar, story grammar's elements are such things as settings, episodes, and events
Category: Reading
Use this term instead of
Story Structure
Related Terms
Discourse Analysis
Reader Text Relationship
Reading Comprehension
Reading Instruction
Reading Writing Relationship
Story Reading
Story Telling
Text Structure
Writing (Composition)
Writing Instruction
Writing Skills
Added to ERIC: 8/1/1986