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Myth

a traditional story that explains the practices or beliefs of a people, or something in the natural world.

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Ritual

words or actions that are part of a religious ceremony.

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Oracle

a sacred shrine where a priest or priestess spoke for a god or goddess.

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Fable

a story meant to teach a lesson.

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Oral tradition

the custom of passing along stories by speech.

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Drama

a story written in the form of a play.

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Tragedy

a play or film in which characters fail to overcome serious problems.

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Comedy

a play or film that tells a humorous story.

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Conflict

a fight or disagreement.

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Style

a distinctive form or type of something.

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Construct

to build by putting parts together; to build; to create.