Article on the Word Entertaiment
Providing enjoyment, diversion or amusement, entertainment is a major aspect of human culture. It may be social (through performances, group games or even sedentary activities like watching television); it may help prepare children for adult responsibilities such as child rearing or community interaction (through dolls, pets and group play); or it can promote perception or highbrow growth, as through a work of art or story such as Scheherazade in the Persian professional storytelling tradition. Stories that entertain can inspire retellings in other mediums such as music, film or games. Then click to see more related articles.