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can anyone tell me what point of view is and how i can find out what the point of view in a story is??

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Point of view refers to who the narrator of a story is. There are a few choices:

First person -- The narrator is "I" and may be the main character.

Third person -- The narrator is someone (or maybe something) outside the story.

http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_terms/terms/2terms.html#Point%20of%20View

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