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Which phrase defines “archetype” best? a. a universal element such as a character or situation that recurs across cultures b. the kind of character that generally saves the day in a story or film c. the arch enemy of the hero in a story or film; the one who opposes the hero d. a way of categorizing characters in order to analyze their motivations

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The phrase that best defines “archetype” is a universal element similar to a character or situation that recurring across cultures (A).

There are many archetypes in the literature. There is usually a hero who saves the day and a “damsel in places” who needs to be saved. There is usually a person or creature that endangers the life of the hero. In some stories, there are dreams that want to be something else.