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A play is a tragedy when _______


Question

A play is a tragedy when _______

Options

A)
the author presents life as a hopeless adventure
B)
the main character dies before the play ends
C)
there is much bloodshed in the play
D)
a weakness in the main character leads to his downfall

The correct answer is D.

Explanation:

Option D is the Aristotle definition of tragedy. When the hero's flaw leads to his downfall.

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