Oedipus Literary terms

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literary terms of Greeck play. Oedipus rex


 
  
Created Jan 19, 2010
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Tragedy
 
A play, novel or other narrative depicting serious and important events, in which the...
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Tragic Hero
 
literary character who makes an error of judgment or has a fatal flaw that, combined with...
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Tragic Flaw
 
the character defect that causes the downfall of the protagonist of a tragedy
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Prologue
 
opening scene
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Strophe
 
 the part of an ancient Greek choral ode sung by the chorus when moving...
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Antistrophe
 
The choral movement in classical Greek drama in the oppostite direction from that of the...
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Choral Ode
 
Parados
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Parados
 
The first of the chorus’s lyric songs, or choral odes
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Exodos
 
Concluding scene


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