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Combinations of short plays producing long narratives on broad topics and sometimes acted on a series of wagons during the medieval period were _____. farces satires cycles comedies
Combinations of short plays producing long narratives on broad topics and sometimes acted on a series of wagons during the medieval period were CYCLES. From the late 1300s to the 1570s, [ dramas based on Biblical episodes or the lives of saints were performed in towns and villages across England, as well as the rest of Europe. Communities joined together to produce short plays, or, less
frequently, to produce an elaborate series of plays known as a "cycle. - See more at: ]
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User: Combinations of short plays producing long narratives on broad topics and sometimes acted on a series of wagons during the medieval period were _____. farces satires cycles comedies

Weegy: Combinations of short plays producing long narratives on broad topics and sometimes acted on a series of wagons during the medieval period were CYCLES. From the late 1300s to the 1570s, [ dramas based on Biblical episodes or the lives of saints were performed in towns and villages across England, as well as the rest of Europe. Communities joined together to produce short plays, or, less frequently, to produce an elaborate series of plays known as a "cycle. - See more at: ]
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User: What kind of plays did Euripides write?

Weegy: Provocative, concerned with problems and conflicts sometimes disturbing to his audiences, Euripides displays a rationalistic and iconoclastic attitude toward the gods and an interest in less heroic, even homely, characters.
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User: allegories definition

Weegy: Allegory is a literary device in which characters or events in a literary, visual, or musical art form represent or symbolize ideas and concepts. [ Allegory has been used widely throughout the histories of all forms of art; a major reason for this is its immense power to illustrate complex ideas and concepts in ways that are easily digestible and tangible to its viewers, readers, or listeners. An allegory conveys its hidden message through symbolic figures, actions, imagery, and/or events. Allegory is generally treated as a figure of rhetoric; a rhetorical allegory is a demonstrative form of representation conveying meaning other than the words that are spoken. As a literary device, an allegory in its most general sense is an extended metaphor. One of the best known examples is Plato's "Allegory of the Cave." In this allegory, there are a group of people who have lived chained to the wall of a cave all of their lives, facing a blank wall. The people watch shadows projected on the wall by things passing in front of a fire behind them and begin to ascribe forms to these shadows. According to the allegory, the shadows are as close as the prisoners get to viewing reality. ]
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