In literature, language is used in two ways :
- The ways in which words relate to the world of experience
- The ways in which words are addressed to the readers
Words used to create imaginary events, situations etc.
In drama, we do not address directly. We simply happen to overhear them.
In and essay, the essayist do not use imaginary events, situations. etc, but they use words to express emotions, feeling and ideas.
In story, the narrator deals with imaginary events and persons addressed to readers directly.
Poetry used as a genre of literature
In poetry, the poet sometimes is assumed to talk to himself. The persona is either talking to himself... View More »