The Role of Literature in Shaping Culture and Society
- 2. The ability to understand and share the feelings of another, often developed through reading literature.
- 3. Written works, especially those considered to have artistic or intellectual value, including novels, poems, essays, and more.
- 5. Improve or enhance the quality or value of, often referring to how literature adds to personal or cultural understanding.
- 8. The objective analysis and evaluation of an issue to form a judgment, a skill honed through literary analysis.
- 11. A standard or pattern, especially of social behavior, that is typical or expected.
- 13. A subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or sound, often found in complex literary works.
- 14. A standard or criterion by which something is judged or recognized, often referring to significant literary works.
- 15. The customs, arts, social institutions, and achievements of a particular nation, people, or social group.
- 1. Relating to the study of the fundamental nature of knowledge, reality, and existence.
- 4. A strong defense or fort, metaphorically used to describe literature's enduring significance.
- 6. A forcible overthrow of a government or social order, in favor of a new system, sometimes influenced by literary works.
- 7. A conversation between two or more people, or a literary composition in the form of a conversation.
- 9. A traditional story or legend originating among a people, often passed down orally.
- 10. Maintain (something) in its original or existing state, as in how literature can preserve cultural traditions and values.
- 12. The aggregate of people living together in a more or less ordered community, often influenced by literature.