Literature, in its broadest sense, consists of any written productions. More restrictively, it refers to those deemed to have artistic or intellectual value, or which deploy language in ways that differ from ordinary usage.

Literature and writing

Literature and writing

1 fiction 5 non-fiction 9 report 13 letter 17 thank-you note
2 novel 6 biography 10 magazine article 14 postcard 18 memo
3 short story 7 autobiography 11 newspaper article 15 note 19 e-mail
4 poetry/poems 8 essay 12 editorial 16 invitation 20 instant message