Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
4Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
• the Word 'Folklore' Was First Used by the English

• the Word 'Folklore' Was First Used by the English

Ratings: (0)|Views: 46|Likes:
Published by Atherscribd
One of the important type of Story Writing that is Folk Tale
One of the important type of Story Writing that is Folk Tale

More info:

Categories:Types, School Work
Published by: Atherscribd on Oct 29, 2009
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PPT, PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

05/11/2014

pdf

text

original

 
 
Folk Tale
 
 
HISTORY
The word 'folklore' was first used by the Englishantiquarian William Thoms in a letter published in 1846Johann Gottfried von Herder was the first to campaignthe deliberate recording.The preservation of folklore was to document theauthentic spirit, tradition, and identity of the peoples of the world.
 
 
DEFINITION
 
According to Hamilton and Mitch:
A Folk Tale
 
is a story which has been handed down fromperson to person for generations and generations.Therefore, one of the most important identifying featuresof a folk tale is that it belongs to an entire culture, rather than to an individual.

Activity (4)

You've already reviewed this. Edit your review.
1 hundred reads
admissionss liked this
monicamar liked this
Achaeos liked this

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->