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Romance
originally a long verse narrative about knights and heroes, written in one of the 3 romance languages (french, italian, and spanish)
Hero
a man of noble character but has a mysterious origin who performs heoirc deeds for a lady. Hero goes ona quest or in search of something desirable. during his trip he has to overcome adverisaires using his own powers or with the help of magical powers
Foil
a character who developes another character through contrast
quest
a long periolous jounrey undertaken by the hero of the romance in search of something noble or desirable, he has to overcome adversaies and is usually aided by magic
metamorphosis
magical translation of men to plant/animal and then back again
Parody
the imitation of literature or music for entertainment or for the purpose of instruction
Satire
a kind of writing that ridicules human weaknesses, voice, folly in order to pbring aobut social reform
Techniques used in sarcasm
exaggeration and understating
the elements of romance
-noble heroes
-passionate/courtly love
-chivalric code of honor
0daring deeds
-supernatural events