A type of comedy which induces laughter because of the relative light-heartedness of the subject matter being presented.
In literature, drama, and film, grotesque or morbid humor used to express the absurdity, insensitivity, and cruelty of the modern world.
A type of humor in which terms are used for a fanciful or clever metaphor.
None of the above.
A type of comedy in which the author deliberately avoids the use of assonance to entertain the audience.
Written for the purpose of reforming human behavior or human institutions.
A word or phrase used in everyday conversation.
A type of comedy, under which one could place sarcasm.
A humorous writing or speech intended to point out errors, falsehoods, foibles, or failings.