What Characteristics Do Myths Fables Legends and Folktales Have in Common?

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There are many characteristics that all these types of literature have in common. All of them have a common root in the world of fantasy. Most of them were created by man as he attempted to understand nature and the world around him. They feature things like gods that can do magic and walk among men at will, dragons, dwarves, unicorns, and other fantastic creatures.
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