Day: 8 December 2020

Fable | Definition, Aesop’s Fables, Major Themes and Style and Language

What is a Fable? This lesson aims to introduce you to the literary genre, namely, fable by dealing with three selected fables by Aesop. As discussed in the previous lesson, the fables serve as specimens of early short stories. Before we start discussing the three selected fables, we must understand what a fable is as …

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Short Story | Origin and Development, Short Story as a Literary Form and Characteristics

What is Short Story? INTRODUCTION Everyone loves a good story. You must have listened to your grandmother’s stories on cold wintry nights and felt happy or sad on hearing it. A story sometimes takes you to a world other than the one that you are living in and you are left fascinated by it. A …

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