Point Of View

The narrator's position in relation to the story being told.

By: Clarkson English JH

A position in which the narrator sees and understands what is happening.

What Point of View Will You Use For Your Story?

As a writer you must choose a point a view that is most effectively describes your character.
- When using 1st person it limits the reader to just one characters perspective. When writing it would be rare to choose second person. When using third person you can explain more and make the description broader.

The picture shows 2nd person! Why? Because they say "YOU"'re

— n , pl points of view

1. a position from which someone or something is observed

2. a mental viewpoint or attitude

3. the mental position from which a story is narrated: the omniscient point of view