Point of View

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Let's talk about Point of View! :

Let's talk about Point of View!

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What is Point of View? The “voice” from which a story is told. The author chooses the point of view for a particular purpose.

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What is First Person Point of View? The narrator is a character in the story. The narrator uses first person pronouns, such as I, me, we, and us to tell the story.

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What is First Person Point of View? It is limited to what one person knows and is controlled by that person’s thoughts and feelings. It is likely to be convincing because as in life, a person tells us directly what happened to them.

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What is First Person Point of View? It is easier to identify ourselves with the central character, the “I” of the story. The narrator might not be telling the objective truth, and we should question the trustworthiness what he/she says.

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What is Third Person Point of View? The story is told by someone not in the story at all. The narrator can let us know exactly how any of the characters feel.

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There are two types of third person point of view. Third person omniscient Third person limited omniscient What is Third Person Point of View? Narrator uses third-person pronouns, such as he, she, it, they, and them.

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What is Third Person Omniscient? A narrator who knows everything about all the characters, including their thoughts and feelings. This narrator is all knowing, or omniscient.

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What is Third Person Limited Omniscient? The narrator whose knowledge is limited to one character, either major or minor. The narrator reveals the thoughts and feelings of only one character.

Pop Quiz For each sentence, write first person or third person.:

Pop Quiz For each sentence, write first person or third person. I am going to the book fair. She did not wear red and black today. He bought a new car. We wanted to swim this afternoon. When the end of the day came, they ate dinner. I wish this were a little more challenging. She felt this was hard enough. He scored the winning touchdown. Why does Joe pick on me? The volleyball court is where I shine.

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