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What is an archetype?

an original model that is a representation of all things of the same type
a main character in a story
a type of figurative language
a significant change in the original characters, plotline, setting, or tone in a story
Is it the third one?

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  1. No.

    Have you looked up the word "archetype"?

  2. yeah

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  3. https://www.google.com/search?source=hp&ei=XhgYXKCxIYy6tgXtlI-ICA&q=archetype+definition&oq=archetype&gs_l=psy-ab.1.1.0j0i131l2j0j0i131j0j0i131j0l3.4753.4753..9323...0.0..0.120.237.0j2......0....1j2..gws-wiz.....0.HjTPd2gubkY

  4. I just looked that up and i don't get how the definition fits with any of these answers.

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  5. Is it b?

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  6. No. That's two wrong guesses. Please don't post about this again.

  7. Not b.

    From Google:

    ar·che·type
    /ˈärkəˌtīp/Submit
    noun
    a very typical example of a certain person or thing.
    "the book is a perfect archetype of the genre"
    an original that has been imitated.
    "the archetype of faith is Abraham"
    synonyms: quintessence, essence, representative, model, embodiment, prototype, stereotype; More
    a recurrent symbol or motif in literature, art, or mythology.
    "mythological archetypes of good and evil"

  8. thanks

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