READING: LITERATURE

Craft and Structure

  1. Explain how a series of chapters, scenes, or stanzas fits together to provide the overall structure of a particular story, drama, or poem.
1.2 Craft and Structure
Lesson E

Structure within Prose

Prose is the normal language (sentences and paragraphs) people use when writing or speaking. It is not poetry and does not have a meter or rhythmical pattern.

Magazine articles, encyclopedia entries, and essays are all examples of prose. Stories are also usually written in prose.

Click below to read the excerpt from the story, “The Turkey Maiden.”