What are the examples of humorous short stories?
Some of the finest examples of humourous short stories are 'Comedy of Errors' by William Shakespeare, 'Tom Sawyer's Comrade' from 'The Adventures of Huckelberry Finn' by Mark Twain, 'Alice Adams' by Booth Tarkington, 'The Ambassadors' by Henry James, 'Great Catherine' by G.B.Shaw, 'The Hypocrite' by Moliere, and 'Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus' by John Gray.
David Gale has written: 'Funny you should ask' -- subject(s): American Humorous stories, American Short stories, Humorous stories, Short stories, Children's stories, American
examples are the short stories on panchtantra,some of stories of munsi premchand,some by r.l Stevenson.
Anecdote short stories are short, funny stories. Three examples of anecdotal short stories are A Few Hard Men, Death in the Family, and Fight or Flight.
The stories of David and Goliath, Samson, Noah and the flood, Gideon and the good Samaritan are all short stories. The bible is a compilation of many short stories and parables.
Peter B. Messent has written: 'Ernest Hemingway' -- subject(s): Criticism and interpretation 'The short works of Mark Twain' -- subject(s): American Humorous stories, Criticism and interpretation, History and criticism, Humorous stories, American
The turtle and the hare
she is humorous because of her stories
There are many collections of Asian short stories that readers need to check out. Some of them can be found in A Thousand Years of Good Prayers, Seventeen Syllables and Other Stories, and The Bridegroom.
Fable, of which Aesop's fables are good examples of moral stories. Parable, of which Jesus Christ parables are a good examples of moral stories.
Examples of Filipino short stories about Christmas include "A Christmas Visit" by Ligaya Victorio Reyes and "Home for Christmas" by Maximo D. Ramos, Sr. Another Filipino short story with a Christmas theme is "There Will be Another Christmas" by Tobias Y. Enverga.
Fear, Isolation, Love, Tragedy... ect....
The Three Little Pigs Little Red Riding Hood Simply little kids stories! :)
Tony Abbott has written: 'Superhero silliness' -- subject(s): Humorous stories, JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories, JUVENILE FICTION / Mysteries & Detective Stories, Fiction, Masquerades, Stealing, Collectors and collecting, Mystery and detective stories
Clark Griffith has written: 'Achilles and the tortoise' -- subject(s): American Humorous stories, Criticism and interpretation, History and criticism, Humorous stories, American
Look at the related links for some humorous proverbs.
"The Last Leaf" by O. Henry.
John Fairbairn has written: 'Bindi' -- subject(s): Fiction, Country life 'More about the mob' -- subject(s): Fiction, Friendship, City and town life 'Green slime' -- subject(s): Humorous stories, Short stories, Children's stories, Australian, Fiction
it actually depends on what type of person you are if like u like novels better that short stories like me for examples i like novels better than short stories i hope i answered ur question!!!!!!!! :-)
George Horatio Derby has written: 'Derby's report on opening the Colorado, 1850-1851' -- subject(s): Discovery and exploration 'Phoenixiana, or, Sketches and burlesques' 'Squibob, an early California humorist' -- subject(s): Humor, Humorous stories, American, American Humorous stories 'Phoenixiana' -- subject(s): Accessible book 'Musical review extraordinary' 'Squibs and drolleries' -- subject(s): Humor, American wit and humor, Humorous stories, American, American Humorous stories 'Phoenixiana'
example ofafro asian narrative
Richard Usborne has written: 'A Wodehouse companion' -- subject(s): Characters, English Humorous stories, Handbooks, manuals, Stories, plots 'Plum Sauce' -- subject(s): Characters, English Humorous stories, Handbooks, manuals, Stories, plots 'Dr. Sir Pelham Wodehouse, old boy' -- subject(s): Criticism and interpretation, English Humorous stories, History and criticism 'Wodehouse at work' -- subject(s): Characters and characteristics in literature, Criticism and interpretation, English Humorous stories, History and criticism 'Wodehouse at work to the end' -- subject(s): Criticism and… Read More
There are many examples of Afro-Asian short stories. Some examples include "The Light of My Eye" written by Wang Yang, "The Elephant Baby-Sitter" written by Norah Burke, "My Thai Cat" written by Pratoomeratha Zeng, and "Run" written by Faud Salim.
Philip Pullman has written: 'Two crafty criminals!' -- subject(s): History, Humorous stories, Gangs, Adventure and adventurers, JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories, JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / Europe, JUVENILE FICTION / Mysteries & Detective Stories, Fiction, Crime, Mystery and detective stories
The Ring Of Andivari, The Story Of Echo & Narcissus, Pandora, Orpheus and Eurydice, etc :)
Shekhchilli. has written: 'Humorous stories of Shekhchilli'
Max Taylor has written: 'The Halloween hex' -- subject(s): Halloween, Humorous stories, Androids, Fiction 'Short circuit' -- subject(s): Science, Androids, Exhibitions, Fiction
Frank Cole has written: 'Hashbrown Winters and the Mashimoto madness' -- subject(s): Schools, Humorous stories, Fiction 'Hashbrown Winters and the Mashimoto madness' -- subject(s): Schools, Humorous stories, Fiction
Herman Parish has written: 'Go west, Amelia Bedelia!' -- subject(s): Dude ranches, Humorous stories, Ranch life, Uncles, Fiction 'Bravo, Amelia Bedelia' 'Amelia Bedelia Talks Turkey' -- subject(s): reading, how to read 'Amelia Bedelia and the cat' -- subject(s): Humorous stories, Cats, Fiction 'Amelia Bedelia, rocket scientist?' -- subject(s): Fiction, Humorous stories, Exhibitions, Schools, Science, Science projects 'Bravo, Amelia Bedelia!' 'Amelia Bedelia makes a friend' -- subject(s): Neighbors, Best friends, Friendship, Fiction 'Amelia Bedelia's First Day… Read More
There were a lot more books, short stories, and poems written about fighting in a war and soldiers. Examples include The Red Badge of Courage and a popular author that wrote many short stories about war is Bierce.
You can read short stories in a variety of places - at your local library, at book stores, through literary magazines devoted to short fiction, and on the Web. Great examples of literary magazines devoted to this medium are Granta and Ploughshares. Harpers and the New Yorker also publish short stories, mostly by published authors. There are also a number of great sites to read short stories online. Many such sites function as short story… Read More
Short stories can be any genre you like; the distinction between short stories and other stories is that they are... short. That's all.
James Lee Clayton has written: 'Fairly fractured fairy tales for discerning adults and precocious children' -- subject(s): Adaptations, American Humorous stories, Fairy tales, Humorous stories, American
Short stories are not "necessary" - people tell stories for entertainment.
Morris Edmund Speare has written: 'The pocket book of short stories' -- subject(s): Accessible book, Lending library, Short stories 'A pocket book of short stories' -- subject(s): Short stories 'The pocket book of short stories' -- subject(s): American Short stories, English Short stories
Daniel Manus Pinkwater has written: 'Mrs. Noodlekugel' -- subject(s): Fiction, Humorous stories, Babysitters 'Beautiful Yetta' -- subject(s): Gratitude, Lost and found possessions, Escapes, Juvenile fiction, Chickens, Fiction, Parrots, Rescues, City and town life 'I Was a Second Grade Werewolf' '5 NOVELS' 'Looking for Bobowicz CD' 'Roger's umbrella' -- subject(s): Umbrellas in fiction, Umbrellas, Fiction 'Yobgorgle' 'Hoboken Chicken Emergency' 'Pickle creature' -- subject(s): Pickles, Juvenile fiction, Fiction 'Ned Feldman, space pirate' -- subject(s): Extraterrestrial beings, Science… Read More
Humorous is an example of a long bone.
Bennett Kravitz has written: 'Dreaming Mark Twain' -- subject(s): American Humorous stories, Criticism and interpretation, History, History and criticism, Humorous stories, American, Literature and history, National characteristics, American, in literature
Because they can be entertaing and informative. Like any medium, you'll find terrific examples of great literature and other pieces not much worthy of attention. Due to their comparatively abbreviated length, short stories have often been adapted into films.
James F. Berkhouse has written: 'Broomsedge and greenbriers' -- subject(s): American Historical fiction, American Humorous stories, Depressions, Fiction, Historical fiction, American, Humorous stories, American, Social life and customs
Michelle Robinson has written: 'What to do if an elephant stands on your foot' -- subject(s): Jungle animals, JUVENILE FICTION / Action & Adventure / General, JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories, JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / General, Humorous stories, Fiction
Examples of Christmas limericks can be viewed from websites that offer a wide variety of different English literature such as poems, short stories, and limericks in particular.
Emma L. Reppert has written: 'Modern short stories' -- subject(s): American Short stories, English Short stories, Short stories
Richard Fotheringham has written: 'In search of Steele Rudd' -- subject(s): Australian Authors, Australian Humorous stories, Authors, Australian, Biography, History and criticism, Humorous stories, Australian 'Community Theatre in Australia (Current Dramatists Series)'
Nancy. Sullivan has written: 'The Treasury of American Short Stories' 'The treasury of English short stories' -- subject(s): English Short stories, Fiction, Short stories, Commonwealth (English), Short stories, English, Social life and customs
They're short. what are 3 genre of short stories
My Short Stories was created in 2008.
Some are: 'A Cask of Amontillado' by Edgar Allan Poe 'The Scarlet Ibis' by James Hurst 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' by Washington Irving 'The Destructors' by Graham Greene 'The Gift of the Magi' by O. Henry 'Bartleby the Scrivener' by Herman Melville A few examples of short stories include "A Rose for Emily", "Footnote to Youth", "The Cask of Amontillado", "The Necklace", "The Scarlet Ibis"
Short stories are the natural decendants of folktales and legends. In a sense, short stories are probably our oldest form of literature.
Short stories are a quick, easy read. Short stories do not take much time to read.
Robert A Hall has written: 'Italian stories: Nouvelle Italiane' -- subject(s): English Short stories, Italian Short stories, Short stories, English, Short stories, Italian, Translations from Italian, Translations into English