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Black comedy

Comedy that uses "dark" humor

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Avant-garde

Referring to invite a group in the arts; "cutting edge" of an artistic field

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Comedy

If you're mad at work that is light and humor; usually and ends on happy note

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Comedy of manners

Dramatic work that satirizes the manner/behaviors of a social class

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Didactic literature

Instructional or informative literature

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Epic

In your diploma of the life of a heroic or mythological person or group

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Mock epic

Parity that mocks common romantic or modern stereotypes of heroes

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Epistle/Epistolary literature

Literature written in letter format

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Fable

A short tale with a moral lesson at the end

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Farce

A light dramatic work marked by satiric comity and in a probable plot

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Frame story

Narrative technique of a story within a story

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Morality play

An allegorical from 15 to 16 century and which characters person upon by abstract quality of our concepts like that

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Mystery/miracle play

A medieval drama based on scriptural incidents or life of a saint

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Hymn

Song of praise, usually religious

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Novel of manners

It worked at re-create a social world, conveying in detail the customs, values and morals of a developed and complex society

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Novella

A short novel

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Bildungsroman

A novel his principal subject is the moral, psychological and intellectual development of a young protagonist

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Pastoral

A palm that draws on the natural world and rustic human society

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Satire

Writing which ridicules it's subject to provoke or prevent such a change

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Tragedy

Drama and which hero is overcome by superior force, state, and or his or her own doing

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Tragicomedy

Drama that combines certain elements of a tragedy and comedy

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Courtly Romance

A medieval tell based on chivalric love, adventure, and supernatural elements

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Parable

A story with a moral or religious lesson

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Parable

A story that ridicules the style of an author or work for comic effect