it is plautus and terrence...A+!
Greek comedies were written by Greek play writers and performed by men only. These comedies poked fun at fellow artists, politicians and philosophers.
Plautus and Terentius (Terence) were the best writers of comedies. Juvenal was the greatest satirist.
Latin literature emerged as a result of Greek influence. The first playwright in Rome was a Greek slave who translated Geek tragedies and comedies into Latin and also translated the Odyssey. Other writers, Romans and Italians translated Greek tragedies and comedies into Latin or wrote plays based on Greek themes. There were also plays about Roman historical events, particularity wars. Greek myths became a popular theme. Another favourite theme was the myths of Aeneas and the foundation of Rome. Thus, Latin literature was affected by the literature and culture of Greece and an interest in Roman history, whether real or mythological. Latin literature also developed good satire, which pokes fun at social idiosyncrasies, mores and hypocrisy.
other writers wrote Latin while Dante wrote Italian and people admired him for that
Neither Shakespeare nor Verdi worked in Latin. Shakespeare was English, Verdi was Italian.
A couple of good examples are the Perseus Digital Library and The Latin Library.
happy comedies, problem plays, romantic comedies.
The "speed of light" is a concept unknown to classical Roman writers, but the Latin words would be celeritas lucis.
Divine Comedies was created in 1976.
That is the correct spelling of the plural noun, "comedies".
When St. Patrick introduced Christianity to Ireland in the 5th century, Irish writers began to write in Latin, but it is not known who actually brought the Latin alphabet to Ireland.
Comedies and tragedies. Comedies and tragedies.
The person who was famous for his comedies was Aristophanes
Pacuvius and lucius accius
write = scribe Writor = scriptor You can see the English connection
It is thought that Livius Andronicus was a Greek slave who was taken to Rome from the Greek city of Tarentum in southern Italy. He was an educator who translated Homer's Odyssey and other Greek works to teach in the school he set up. He wrote tragedies and comedies for the stage which were the first works of Latin literature.and was considered to be the originator of Latin literature. He wrote the first play with a full plot in Latin. He wrote themes based on Greek myths and comedies in the New Comedy style of Greece.
Nearly all of Jackie Chan's films are comedies.
The three canonic poets of Latin Literature were Virgil, Ovid and Horace.
Aristophanes wrote comedies, not tragedies. The three greatest playwrights of Ancient Greece whose work survives were Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides.
In comedies, particularly farce, satire, and to some extent screwball comedies.
Comedies can deal with bad situations in the manner of making them funny. Many people love to watch comedies because they like to laugh.
He studied the classical Greek and Latin writers and philosophers as well as mathematics.
It depends what you mean by "romantic comedies". Most of Shakespeare's comedies are romantic in nature and end in weddings all around. Some of his late comedies are called "romances" and they end in reconciliations and reunifications all around instead of weddings.
"As an illustration". Writers sometimes use 'viz', an abbreviation from the Latin 'videlicet', to convey the same idea. 'E.G.', from the Latin for "example given" is also frequently used.