Third Person Omniscient Narrator: Definition & Examples

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In third person omniscient, the audience knows:

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1. An author may write in third person omniscient to:

2. How can writing in third person omniscient help the audience form a stronger bond with multiple characters?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Third person omniscient describes a type of narration, and this quiz/worksheet combo will test your understanding of how it is used in fiction.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be tested on the following:

  • Audience knowledge in third person omniscient
  • Reason(s) for a writer to employ third person omniscient
  • Benefit(s) to the audience with this type of narration
  • Way to identify third person omniscient

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related literature lesson
  • Making connections - use understanding of third person omniscient narrators and how they can help an audience build a bond with characters
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding third person omniscient narrators

Additional Learning

To learn more about literature, review the accompanying lesson titled Third Person Omniscient Narrator: Definition & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Understand third person omniscient narration
  • Identify and interpret examples
  • Differentiate types of narration
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