Literature, in its broadest sense, is any single body of written works. More
restrictively, it is writing considered as an art form, or any single writing ..... a
genre of comic drama known as Old C...
Definition, Usage and a list of Comedy Examples in literature. ... This form of
dramatic genre deals with intrigues and relations of ladies and gentlemen, living
Comedy of humours: a form of drama typical at the end of the 16<sup>th</sup> and the ... In
European literature, the greatest master of the genre is undoubtedly Molière.
Comedy is a big field, and a short entry won't do it justice. ... That's not bad for
casual conversation, but comedy is often used more precisely to designate a ...
Jul 11, 2015 ... Comedies are designed to make us laugh - sometimes even until we cry ... Since
the time of Shakespeare's comic plays, the literary form has ...
On the other hand, it's not true that a film or literary work must involve sexual
humor ... of all comic forms--both on stage and on screen--is the romantic comedy
Mar 19, 2015 ... I find the more visual and physical forms of comedy are enjoyed by junior
students, while understandably senior students often find literary and ...
Forms of Comedy. Burlesque – an artistic composition, esp. literary or dramatic,
that, for the sake of laughter, vulgarizes lofty material or treats ordinary material ...
A humorous element of life or literature: the human comedy of political
campaigns. 6. ... 2. the branch of drama concerned with this form of composition.
Greeks were masters of tragedy and comedy; 3 types of comedy: Old, Middle and
... Old= 5<sup>th</sup> century B.C. and are like tragedies in form (4 actors and a chorus).