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Philippine literature is typified by ladino poems and the religious and secular dramas held on various religious holidays or following someone's death it is heavily. Genres of literature are important to learn about the two main categories separating the different genres of literature are fiction and nonfiction. In this lesson, you will learn what is meant by the term genre in addition, the main types of literary genres will be described, with examples.
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