Definition, History, and Types of Literature

Definition, History, and Types of Literature

What is Literature?

What is Literature? The word ‘Literature’ is a modified form of a Latin word (literra, litteratura or litteratus) that means ‘writing formed with letters’… Continue reading

History of English Literature (Anglo-Saxon Period to Current Era)

History of English Literature starts with the emergence of English language. Like any other language, English Language has gone through different periods of evolution. It evolved over centuries and… Continue reading

Different Types of literature

There are the many types of literature which are known as genre of literature and include: Drama, Fable, Autobiography, Biography, Poetry, Prose, Science Fiction, and Journalistic Literature… Continue reading

Figurative Language: Most Commonly Used Figures of Speech.

Figurative language is a language based on non-literal meaning of some or all of the words used. The definition of figurative language contrasts with literal language, which includes only the “surface” or dictionary meanings of used words… Continue reading