Exposition " Then blow the layup", I said. "Why did you do that", Froggy said. "How do I know?, I said. "I was free, didn't rush it, I banked it soft off the backboard just like in practice, and it rolled around the rim and fell off!" "So you want to go by my crib and listen to some jams?" Froggy asked. "M, the whole school is on my case for blowing the game to dumb Powell Academy and you talking about listening to some jams", I said.
Literary Elements Metaphor Hyperbole
Inciting Incident "So you missed a shot" Froggy said. "Big Deal". "So we lost to Powell Academy" I said.
Literary Elements Characterization Flashback
Rising Actions "We stopped to look at the posters for the junior dance and a girl gave me a bump on the back. I gave her a look and she gave a look back. When she left I turned my attention back to the junior dance . I'm thinking about asking Celia to the dance, I told Froggy. Celia Evora? he asked. Yeah. Celia was from the Dominican Republicand the finest chick in the school".
Junior Dance Coming Up
Literary Elements Hyperbole Imagery Explanation: Imagery is crucial in this scence because it will give an insight of what is going to happen next in the story
Girl who hit Jamie on the back for missing the layup