folktale vocabulary

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moral
a lesson taught by a work of fiction about a person's character
oral
told by mouth
tradition
beliefs or customs that are passed down and repeated
triumph
to win
magic
powers given to fictional characters to move the plot forward
royalty
member of a royal family
hero
a character in a story who displays courage and selflessness when faced with danger
villain
a character in a story that opposes or is against the hero
exaggeration
to make on overstatement or stretch the truth
settler
a person who settles in a new colony or moves into a new country
pioneer
one of the first colonist or settler in a new territory
deed
something done; an act
characteristic
a feature or quality
conflict
opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters
resolution
finding a solution to a problem