vocab

vocab

Question Answer
myth a traditional story that explains the practices or belief of a peapole or something in the natural world
ritual words or actions that are a part of a religious cerimony
oaracle a sacred shrine where a priest or priestess spoke for a god or godess
fable a story meant to teach a lesson
oral tradition the custom of passing along stories by speech
drama a story written in the form of a play
tragedy a play or film in which chararters foil to over come serious problem
comedy a play or film that tells humorous storys
sopiest greek teachers of philosphy reasoning and public speaking
rhetoric the art of public and debate
socriac method philosphical method of questioning to gain truth
hippocratic oath a set of promisis about patient care that new doctors make when they start the practice of medicine
calvary part of an army in which the soldiers ride horses
hellenstetic era the time period following the death of alexander during which greek culture spread through the known world

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