Literature Reviewer.pdf - LITERATURE RECAP Types of Text \u200b general classification Categories of Literature\u200b manner of presenting the text Forms of

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LITERATURE RECAP Types of Text - general classification Categories of Literature - manner of presenting the text Forms of Literature - structure/how it is written Kinds Genres - similar elements NARRATIVE, FICTIONAL PROSE CREATIVE TEXT Category → Form → Type CATEGORIES Narrative - tells a story Descriptive - gives qualities/char Expository - expresses emotions/issues Argumentative - defends a stand Dramatic - acted/perf on stage CREATIVE - insight about human condition in artistic way PROSE - sentence->parags; common lang flow, no formal structure, ordinary language FICTION - imagined facts that illustrates truth abt human life Novel - long narrative divided to chapters Short Story - narrative w/ 1 plot and impression Plays/Drama - dran->to do; lengthy; tragedy-disaster and comedy-happy ending Legends - historical info abt culture; about origins Folktales - traditional narrative; handed down by mouth; anon Fable - special type of folktale; animal/inanimate objects as chars Myths - similar to legends; revolve around gods and heroes; explains phenoms Anecdotes - product of writer’s imag; bring out lessons to reader Parables - biblical stories; moral attitude NON-FICTION - factual and real-life based Essay - expresses viewpoint/opinion of writer abt a topic Biography - life of a person; auto-himself News - report of everyday events in society Oration - oral counterpart of essay in society POETRY - line->stanza; rhyme,rhythm,melody; metrical pattern; metaphors/symb/special lang NARRATIVE - describes important events Epic - heroic journeys under supernatural control; longest poetry Metrical Tales - narrative written in verse; can be classified as a metrical romance Ballads - shortest/simplest; mostly tragedies; complete elements of a narrative LYRIC - meant to be sung Folksongs - short poem sung for a particular group/minority Sonnets - 14 lines; dealing w/ emotion, feeling, idea Elegy - expresses grief and melancholy; when someone dies Ode - dedicated to someone/smth (personified); no definite syllable number Psalms - songs praising God; contains philosophy of life Song - 12 syllables (dodecasyllabic); guitar/banduria accompaniment Corridos - 8 syllables in all lines DRAMATIC - performed on stage in front of an audience Soliloquy - dramatic monologue TECHNICAL - factual info, current issues, guidelines, research Books - Textbook - text - Workbook - worksheets - Worktext - text then worksheets Brochures - booklet printed in color - Pamhplets - 2-4 pages; folded,stapled - Flyers - single page Manuals - shows steps on how to do smth Academic Journals Scientific Journals
21ST CENTURY LITERATURE ELEMENTS OF LITERATURE 1. Expression 2. Experience 3. Written/Recorded 4. Significant Universality 5. Enduring 6. Words well-chosen and arranged 7. Human Literature is and enduring expression of significant human experience written in words well-chosen and arranged What is Literature?

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